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CSO Contacts

Kigali, Rwanda


p.o box 256, kigali, rwanda



Organization Name: RWARRI
Organization Type: NGO
Registration No: 023/11
Thematic Focus


Digitization & Innovation

Environmental protection

Gender equality & women empowerment

Livelihoods & employment

Youth empowerment


The mission of RWARRI is to be one of the most valued and respected NGOs in Rwanda and beyond, working towards achieving sustainable livelihoods among the rural poor, contributing towards shaping and implementing national and global policies that lead to positive economic, social, and technological transformation of the citizens.

Key past projects:

#1 Project Title: Promoting solar-powered irrigation toward climate change resilience of smallholder farmers in Ngoma district

Start date: 2022-04-01

End date: 2023-03-31

Project location: Ngoma district

RWARRI proposed this project to assist farmers in using green technology to improve their livelihood by coping with climate change.

Key beneficiaries targeted: Farmer organization (KOTWORU)

Donor(s) & Implementing partners: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)

#2 Project Title: Large Scale Forests Landscape Restoration in Africa, in Kirehe and Nyagatare Districts in Rwanda (AREECA)

Start date: 2021-11-01

End date: 2024-10-01

Project location: Kirehe and Nyagatare Districts

AREECA project aims at restoring ecological functionality and biological diversity of the landscapes in the two districts enhancing their ability to adequately meet multiple objectives including biodiversity conservation, climate change resilience and better livelihoods.

Key beneficiaries targeted: Communities living in Kirehe and Nyagatare districts

Donor(s) & Implementing partners: International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

#3 Project Title: Economic Inclusion of Refugees and Host Communities in Rwanda/ Toolkits (ECOREF)

Start date: 2022-06-02

End date: 2023-05-02

Project location: Kirehe and Gisagara Districts

To equip TVET graduates with toolkits and follow-up.

Key beneficiaries targeted: TVET trained youth (Refugees)

Donor(s) & Implementing partners: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH