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Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Kigali!
It is our pleasure to introduce to you our work and activities in Rwanda and assist you with useful information about Germany.
We would like to invite you to browse through this website and enjoy!
At 9:00AM on 6 November the Water! Walk with Viva con Agua started from Inema Arts Center with 30 runners from Rwanda, the East African Community and Europe. Ambassador Woeste has met with them shortly before their departure. The participants of the walk are expected in Kampala on 3 December after a 550km long walk.
Water!Walk from Kigali to Kampala has started!
Ambassador Dr. Woeste informed the country director of the World Food Programme in Rwanda, Jean-Pierre de Margerie, about a German commitment. Germany will provide 2,0 mio Euro to support Burundian refugees in Rwanda and Tanzania. The focus in Rwanda is on the most vulnerable. The German contribution will improve food consumption for babies and young children and well as for pregnant and lactating women.
The Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative, known as DAFI, offers higher education scholarships to refugees so that they can attend university in the countries where they have sought asylum. Refugees in Ruanda can eligible for that programme. The scholarships are administered by UNHCR.
Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative (DAFI)