UN salutes mission standard of Rwanda peacekeepers

UN salutes mission standard of Rwanda peacekeepers

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 12. Sep, 2015 | 0 Comments

United Nations awarded medals to over twenty Rwanda National Police officers serving under the United Nations Mission (UNMISS) in South Sudan for exemplary mission. The awarded officers, who serve as Individual Police Officers (IPOs), include seven females. IPOs act as trainers, mentors and advisers, among others. The awarding ceremony was held in Juba Thong Ping […]

Tesfamariam awards Rwandan peacekeepers with UN certificates

UN awards Rwanda Peacekeepers in South Sudan

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images, Success stories on 06. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

The UNMISS Force Commander, Lt Gen Yohannes Gebremeskel Tesfamariam decorated Rwanda Defence Forces serving under United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) with United Nations peacekeepers’ medal and recognition certificates. In a colourful ceremony held  on  01 August 2014 at UNMISS Rwanbat Base in Juba, Rwanda Infantry battalion and  Rwanda Aviation Unit were awarded in […]

DR Congo affirms to implement UN Clause for Rwandan Refugees

Posted by in Our country on 23. Jun, 2013 | 0 Comments

The government of DR Congo has shown commitment to implement the Cessation Clause for Rwandan refugees still living in DRC on June 30, 2013 as stipulated by UNHCR. This was revealed in a joint agreement by Rwanda and DRC at the conclusion of the bilateral meeting held in Brazzaville on June 17-18, 2013. During the […]

Rwanda, Zambia to discuss the UN cessation clause

Posted by in English on 16. Apr, 2013 | 0 Comments

Zambian Minister of Home Affairs Edgar Lungu says the government of Zambia and Rwandan authorities will convene in South Africa next week to discuss the June 31, 2013 deadline given to Rwandan refugees to return to their country. Hon. Lungu said the meeting has been called to chart the way forward as the deadline is […]

Rwanda sends more female peacekeepers to West Africa

Rwanda sends more female peacekeepers to West Africa

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 10. Dec, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rwanda has the highest number of female police personnel in UN peace missions in countries including South Sudan, Haiti, Darfur and Liberia. On December 7, 2012, a contingent of more fifteen female police officers, , left for a one year peacekeeping mandate under the United Nations Operation in Ivory Coast (UNOCI). The female officers led […]