Statement by Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director, UNFPA, on the occasion to mark World Population Day 2016.
Top perfoming Civil Society Organizations in Rwanda were awarded a one-year grant totalling $30,000 each, courtesy of a partnership between One UN Rwanda and the Rwanda Governance Board.
Click title to find out more about the Joint Field Visit of the One UN Joint Program on Deepening Democracy through strengthening citizen participation and accountable governance.
Remarks by UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative, Mr. Lamin M. Manneh, on occasion to sign grant agreement worth combined $150,000 given to top-perfoming Civil Society Organizations in Rwanda.
To date UNHCR has facilitated the return of more than 3.3 million Rwandan refugees, and the Government of Rwanda is committed to ensure safe and dignified return and reintegration of all refugees.
During the week commencing May 26th through June 3rd 2016, Rwanda joined the international community in marking the 44th World Environment Day (WED) Celebrations, in active partnership with the One UN Rwanda Team and other partners, notably NGOs.
In Rwanda for a three-day humanitarian mission, International Olympic Committee (IOC) Honorary President and Special Envoy of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for Youth Refugees and Sport Jacques Rogge has pledged increased support for youth and sport projects in six refugee camps in Rwanda.