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Sustainable development involves citizens – Kagame

Kagame was speaking in Abu Dhabi, UAE, during a Presidential Keynote Interview at the Future Sustainability Summit conducted by British broadcast journalist Nik Gowing where they discussed Rwanda’s sustainability development goals.

Source: The New Times

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The Embassy of the Republic of Rwanda to the Nordic Countries has the honour to inform the public that the Embassy will remain closed on the following dates during December 2019 and January 2020, in observance of Rwandan and Swedish public holidays.

–       December 24, 2019

–       December 25, 2019

–       December 26, 2019

–       December 31, 2019

–       January 01, 2019

–       January 02, 2019

–       January 06, 2019

Fighting for gender equality is common sense, says Kagame

Kagame said it was past time for men to become much more conscious of gender so that women can afford to enjoy the same freedom.

The summit, organised by the African Development Bank (AfDB), is aimed at facilitating the sharing of best practices and catalyse investment to accelerate progress in gender equality and women’s empowerment in Africa.

Currently, in Africa, women-led businesses face a staggering $42 billion financing gap and 70 percent of women are financially excluded, according to the AfDB.

Source: The New Times

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Finland Chamber of Commerce-Interview with H.E. Ms Christine Nkulikiyinka, Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda to the Nordic Countries

Source: Finland Chamber of Commerce

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Kagame names new cabinet ministers

The changes have seen Dr. Vincent Biruta appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, replacing Dr. Richard Sezibera.

Biruta has been Minister of Environment.

Source: The New Times

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