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99% of Kenyans support laws criminalizing same-sex unions – Uhuru

Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta has firmly reiterated that he will continue to respect Kenyan laws regarding same-sex relationships. Kenya like much of Africa criminalize such relationships. The president said even though the subject was of no major importance for citizens, an overwhelming majority of Kenyans fully supported legislation criminalizing same-sex …

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NGOs organized the first ever combined NGO Expo in Rwanda.

Apex Media and Promotions in partnership with Rwanda Civil Society Platform (RCSP), collaborating with Rwanda Governance Board and the network of international NGOs in Rwanda, organized from 1-2 March 2018,  at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Center, a combined NGO Expo and Conference. At this occasion,  local and international Non-Governmental Organizations …

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People with psychosocial disabilities need more social consideration

The National Organization of Users and Survivors of Psychiatry in Rwanda ( NOUSPR) has organized   a patient experts meeting (inararibonye), representatives of its members who themselves have already recovered from their psychosocial disability, and participants were trained about their rights in the community. On the occasion of this workshop which …

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When TI-Rwanda denounces gender-based corruption in workplaces

Transparency International-Rwanda Report 2017 on Gender-based corruption in workplaces (GBC) in Rwanda confirmed the existence of this scourge as 1031/1200 employees, 96.3% of respondents said that they had been victimized for some, or had it echoed for others. To uncover the existence of gender-based corruption in the workplace, TI-Rwanda selected …

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PRESS RELEASE

The Government of Rwanda and the UN Refugee Agency launch a joint verification exercise of refugees and asylum seekers residing in Rwanda .on  09 February, 2018 . The Government of Rwanda through the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugees (MIDIMAR), the National Identification Agency (NIDA), and the Rwanda Directorate General …

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