Posted By in AgriProFocus Rwanda
Posted 16 October 2018 at 02:52

Government of Rwanda targets investments worth $90m in agriculture

Rwanda Development Board and the Ministry of Agriculture are seeking to attract investments, improve market linkages and enhance resilience in agriculture and agribusiness sector with an aim to increase exports and creating more jobs.

Officials from the two sectors made the commitment last week during an Agriculture and Agribusiness CEO Forum, which brought together policymakers, agriculture and agribusiness stakeholders. Over 200 investors convened under the theme “Agriculture and agribusiness development, a catalyst for economic growth”.

Clare Akamanzi, the Chief Executive of RDB, noted that the private sector continues to play an essential role in boosting Rwanda’s economy.

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Rwanda
Posted 2 November 2017 at 03:15

Hello AgriProFocus members,

My name is Elysee Nshokeyinka. I am Rwandan by nationality  and am glad to join this network. Actually i work in Rwanda Development Board (RDB) in department of SMEs and export promotion division. I have skills and experience concerning entrepreneurship which is relevant to my background studies as i have Bachelor Degree in Business Administration. I used to work with farmer entrepreneurs and from their i have decided to start doing my agribusiness project. I hope that i will learn a lot on this platform. 

Thacien MUNYAMAHAME Thanks for joining AgriProFocus network, it stands for promoting farmer entrepreneurs. As long as  you are a specialist in entrepreneurs, i encourage you to keep at supporting our agribusiness sector through using this network. 

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ELYSEE NSHOKEYINKA thank you Thacien ,i will try my best ,if God  want. be blessed and nice Weekend.

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API Expo Africa 2016

Event posted by in Beekeeping Rwanda
  21 September 2016 to 26 September 2016 - All Day Event
  Kigali - Rwanda

ApiTrade Africa and National Agricultural Export Development Board (NAEB) welcome you to the 5th All-Africa International honey industry exposition dubbed ApiExpo Africa 2016.

ApiExpo Africa 2016 will take place from the 21st to 26th September 2016 at Camp Kigali in the heart of Rwanda. This event is held under the theme “Driving socio-economic transformation in Africa: the role of commercial beekeeping”.

Several concurrent events which include conferences, exhibitions, B2B meetings, practical training workshops and bee-match (Beekeepers' Community football match) will take place at and around the same venue. As always, there will be technical tours to enable the visitors have a a feel of Rwanda's beauty in totality.

About 5000 delegates and exhibitors from Africa, and beyond are expected. This event will be a showcase of bee products, bee services, bee technologies and innovations, bee programs, bee brands among others.

The Conference will bring together diverse national, regional, contin

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