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Social Good Summit 2017 Concludes in Kigali leaving the youth committed to drive the SDGs Agenda

Kigali, October 12, 2017- Under the theme “Youth Driving the SDGs: Future in Focus #2030Now” and in partnership with the Ministry of Youth, UNDP held yet another successful Social Good Summit.  


“Disability is not inability” – One UN Rwanda through UNDP supports training of teachers in braille to ensure blind children aren’t left behind

Cyuve, Musanze District | August 11, 2017 – In Rwanda, many disabled persons including blind people often have little access to education, as the result of this, they cannot actively participate in…  


“Nothing for us, without us” – RNUD launches strong call for improved public and political participation of the deaf and hard of hearing

Enshrined in the programming principles of the United Nations reforms – and indeed the Global Goals and other global development agendas – is the principle of leaving no one behind.  




Community Policing - From Sex-workers to Crime Prevention Agents

Many former sex-workers in the Rubavu district of Rwanda now live a life of dignity and purpose with the support of the Rwanda National Police (RNP) and the United Nations Development Programme…  





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