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Mahama Refugee Camp is taking a #StepWithRefugees25 Jun 2019
“We walked and attended school with the refugee children and youth who attend Paysannat Primary and Secondary School” – Our staff in Mahama refugee camp
‘This World Refugee Day, Join us and Take a # StepWithRefugees’20 Jun 2019
Join us and take a #StepWithRefugees. Show your support towards refugees, all of whom should have a safe place to live, have access to basic services and be able to work to support their families.
2019 DAFI Scholarship for refugees in Rwanda10 Jun 2019
UNHCR Rwanda invites young refugees to submit their applications to participate in DAFI scholarship program (Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative).
UNHCR and the Ministry of Education inaugurate new classrooms in Gatsibo district.30 May 2019
UNHCR and the Government ensure that school-going-age refugee children in Rwanda are guaranteed quality protective education through their integration into the national school system alongside Rwandan students.
Meet the Refugee Olympic Team of the ANOCA Zone V Youth Games6 May 2019
One team, ten members – everyone has their own incredible story and hopes.
UNHCR mourns the deaths of three colleagues killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash11 Mar 2019
Helena Christensen urges support for world’s most underfunded refugee crisis14 Nov 2018
UNHCR High profile supporter, model and photographer Helena Christensen is calling for urgent funding and global attention for Burundian refugees living in Rwanda following a trip with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.
Her Royal Highness Princess Sarah Zeid visits Gihembe Refugee Camp12 Nov 2018
HRH Sarah Zei interacted with refugees, UNHCR and implementing partner staff to better understand first-hand achievements – and challenges faced – in the area of reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health, but also challenges implied by the lack of lighting in the camp and alternative to cooking energies.
La Banque Mondiale approuve une subvention de $US 150 millions pour soutenir l’éducation au Rwanda11 Nov 2018
« Le mode de gestion des fonds au Rwanda a incité la BM à maintenir et renforcer son partenariat avec le pays » Directrice Générale de la BM, Kristalina Georgieva
UNHCR Rwanda participates in UN Military Experts on Mission Course2 Nov 2018
UNHCR staff provided a presentation to high-ranking military officers from the Eastern African Standby Brigade on the cooperation between the military, peacekeepers, the civil society, refugees and humanitarians