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15 Aug

IOM strengthens security in Ngororero District by enhancing resilience to natural disasters and climate-related threats.

Click through to read about the UN Migration Agency (IOM) Rwanda providing technical market-oriented trainings to young people from communities affected by flooding and other natural disasters. The trainings cover a variety of vocations from which the beneficiaries can choose, such as carpentry, masonry, food processing, weaving, knitting and shoe making.

30 Jul

'Act now' to help and protect trafficking victims, UN urges on World Day against the scourge

Read about the trends affecting Human Trafficking as the world unites to mark the World Day against Trafficking in Persons on July 30th, which is being held this year under the theme of “Let's act now to protect and assist trafficking victims.” The World Day was established by the UN General Assembly in 2013 to “raise awareness of the situation of victims of human trafficking and for the promotion and protection of their rights.”

25 Jul

Electoral Volunteerism: reducing costs and increasing national ownership of elections

Read all about the recently-held Joint Field Visit to Nyabihu Distirct in Rwanda's Western Province, where a delegation composed of UNDP Rwanda staff, officials from the National Electoral Commission of Rwanda (NEC), the CEO of Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) and representatives from the National Parliament, CSOs and the National Forum of Political Organizations witnessed a demonstration by electoral volunteers on how ballot-box voting works.

22 Jul

UNHCR and UNFPA Host Embassy of Korea and Korea International Cooperation Agency Delegation Visit to Mahama Refugee Camp

Read about ways through which UNHCR and UNFPA collaborated in the spirit of Deliver as One to make available adolescent reproductive health interventions with support from Korea. The interventions have led to safer childbirth and 2,000 women and girls in Mahama Camp using modern family planning methods.    

21 Jul

Enhancing Access to Justice, where it is needed the most

Click through to read about how the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) supports the Government of Rwanda to enhance Access to Justice in rural areas, which in turn fosters unity and reconciliation. 

21 Jun

On World Refugee Day, the Kigali Portal connects Congolese refugees to Europe

As part of celebrations to mark the World Refugee Day 2017, the Kigali portal connected Congolese refugees living in Rwanda with students and parliamentarians at the European Union Parliament in Brussels. On behalf of the One UN in Rwanda, UNICEF, IOM and UNHCR joined the Portal event to express solidarity with refugees.  

24 May

World Health Assembly elects Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as new WHO Director-General

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia was voted director general of the World Health Organization on Tuesday, the first African ever to head the agency. Dr. Tedros replaces Dr. Margaret Chan of China, who has held the post for the last ten years.

20 May

Digital healthcare solutions by girls for girls

At Youth Forum Series on the sidelines of the Transform Africa Summit 2017 in Kigali, the best four entrepreneurs who won the Innovation Accelerator (iAccelerator) award participated in the Demo Day and pitched their ideas to attract investors in their health projects.

09 May

To reduce maternal deaths, look to midwives

Midwives like Mr. Umuhoza have played a key role in reducing maternal mortality rates in Rwanda. On 5 May each year, the world celebrates the International Day of the Midwife, which recognizes the critical need for these professionals around the world.

Meet your UN

Working for the UN gives me great satisfaction because I’ve always been incredibly passionate about human rights, and the UN provides me with a great platform to follow this passion.

Chris Mburu
Senior Human Rights Advisor / OHCHR

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