Unlocking rural women’s potential through transformative approaches to reduce unpaid care work

By Steven Nsamaza; Kigali: As day breaks, Jacqueline Mukasano wakes up her five school going children to prepare them for a new school day. When everyone has washed and dressed she serves... Read more »

Farmers under FtMA commit to contractual obligations with buyers

Kayonza: Representatives of farmer organizations in the Eastern Province working under the Farm to Market Alliance (FtMA) met with their partners including buyers, financial institutions, Input dealers, Local government representative and Insurance... Read more »

Bitenga developed marshland in Rutsiro improve livelihoods

By Steven Nsamaza; Abandoned due to flooding and poor drainage, Bitenga Marshland in Ruhango Sector of Rutsiro District stayed unproductive for more than 30 years while most of the surrounding families remained... Read more »

RDO holds dialogue on gender and youth mainstreaming in agriculture

Rwanda Development Organisation (RDO) together with partners on Tuesday, 14th December 2021 held a national dialogue on gender and youth mainstreaming strategy in Agriculture 2019-2026 at Lemigo Hotel in Kigali. The dialogue... Read more »

Farmer organisations in Eastern Province meet to renew commitments under FtMA

Farmer cooperatives from the Eastern Province working under the Farm to Market Alliance (FtMA) met stakeholders including buyers and financial institutions in a one-day interactive meeting organised by Rwanda Development Organization (RDO)... Read more »

RDO introduces green technologies at Kagitumba irrigation scheme

By Steven Nsamaza; Real time crop water requirement from irrigation and trapping pests to reduce the use of pesticides, are some of the latest smart green technologies that Rwanda Development Organisation (RDO)... Read more »

RDO closes two-day annual retreat 2020

Rwamagana: Rwanda Development Organisation (RDO) held a two-day annual retreat bringing together staff, board members, experts, beneficiaries, donor representatives and government officials. The retreat which was held at Dereva Hotel in Rwamagana... Read more »

RDO roots for people-centered development

A practical session on how to prepare a balanced and diversified diet in Isangano village By Steven Nsamaza; In Isangano village of Rwimiyaga in Nyagatare district, a group of women have converged... Read more »

Citizen participation critical in district development process

Kirehe: The role of citizen participation in the district development process including planning and budgeting was the topic of discussion by opinion leaders in Kirehe district meeting this Thursday. The one-day dialogue... Read more »