As Rwanda was gearing up to fight Covid19, the UNDP Rwanda Accelerator Lab collaborated with the Ministry of ICT and Innovation to identify strategies and innovations to protect medical workers treating Covid19-infected patients. One main area of focus was on how to minimize contact between health workers and patients.
The outbreak of the coronavirus early this year created a conventional challenge for the global community – a viral pandemic affecting millions of people. However, UNDP saw this as an important moment to look for unconventional approaches and technologies to combat the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Rwanda.
On 28 August, 2020, Mr. Stephen Rodriques, the Resident Representative of UNDP in Rwanda, was invited by the Commonwealth Youth Council (CYC) to be the guest speaker at its first Youth Entrepreneurship Support (YES) Webinar Series.
The week of the YouthConnekt Africa Summit 2019 kicked off with a country visit from Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Africa, Ms. Ahunna Eziakonwa.
On the 21st of September of every year, since 1982, the world celebrates the International Day of Peace. The day provides a global call for all humanity to put aside all differences and commit to peace above all else.
For the 8th time, UNDP hosted the Social Good Summit in Rwanda. The Summit brought together leaders, development partners, young change makers, civil society organizations, academia, and influential voices for constructive dialogue on possible solutions to step up climate action.
Kigali, 15 September 2019: Today, the global community celebrates the International Day of Democracy (IDD). It is an important day for citizens

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12.3 million

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39.1

Poverty rate

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Per capita income

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