One UN fully committed to the fight against Genocide ideology, honours fallen staff
Apr 15, 2016
United Nations Resident Coordinator Lamin Manneh has once again underscored that the UN has learnt “painful lessons due to inaction in the face of unfolding evil forces” and stands with the people and government of Rwanda in the fight against Genocide ideology and denial.
Breaking the cycle of poverty, one woman at a time
Mar 8, 2016
Marie Claire used to leave extreme poverty in Musanze. But through a program supported by the UNDP, she was among 30 members of her community, mostly women, who teamed up to form a savings group. While no formal financial institution in the country would have ever considered Marie Claire for a loan, the savings group gave her the money and lifted her self from extreme poverty
GOVERNANCE IS THE HEART OF THE 2030 AGENDA
Mar 2, 2016
The Global Workshop on initiative to pilot illustrative work on governance in the context of the SDGs held in Nyamata, Rwanda, ended with a unanimous call to recognise governance as the heart of the 2030 Agenda, and therefore the need to scale up frameworks for measuring and monitoring its successful implementation.
UNDP Commends Rwanda Media Commission for promoting media ethics
Jan 15, 2016
Friday, 15 January 2016, The United Nations Development Programme [UNDP] Rwanda Country Director Mr. Stephen Anthony Rodriques commended Rwanda Media Commission for its enormous work by a small committed team in tackling media ethical issues in Rwanda.
High risk zone dwellers of Kibangira welcome their new Green Village
Jan 7, 2016
At least 34 families in Rusizi district will now start a new life in their new homes which were built through the support of the Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Statement by Mr. Lamin M. Manneh, UN RC, on the occasion of the Opening of Peace Support Operations Logistic course Nyakinama, 31 August 2015
Sep 1, 2015
Openning remarks by the UN RC Mr. Lamin M. Manneh at Rwanda Peace Academy on the occasion of the Opening of Peace Support Operations Logistic course; Nyakinama, 31 August 2015
UNDP supports Rwanda National Police in establishing an Environmental Protection Unit
Jul 21, 2015
On June 11th 2015, the Rwanda National Police (RNP) officially launched a special unit charged with protecting the environment, as a dynamic initiative towards ensuring sustainable development and supporting free growth of the country.
- UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Connie Britton visits Rwanda Jun 23, 2015
- On the road to empower civil society organizations Jun 1, 2015
UNDP and One UN to enhance Collaboration with MYICT
Feb 18, 2013
Mr. Lamin Momodou Manneh, the Resident Coordinator of the One UN and Resident Representative of the UNDP-Rwanda paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Youth and ICT, Hon. Nsengimana Jean Philbert. The Resident Coordinator and the Minister held fruitful exchanges on the past, present and future collaboration of the One UN with the Ministry, with particular interest on the next programming process and the joint collaboration of the Ministry and the One UN in Rwanda in the areas of youth empowerment.