Delegation to the Republic of Rwanda
25/07/2016 - Rwandan companies to benefit from new RWF 48 billion lending programme [363 KB]
The European Investment Bank has agreed to support a new lending initiative by Bank of Kigali to back private sector investment across Rwanda. The European Investment Bank will provide EUR 28 million (RWF 24 billion) alongside EUR 28 million being provided by Bank of Kigali for the nationwide programme.
Largest ever single EU financial grant to Rwanda - Rwanda's Minister of Finance Claver Gatete today signed a 200 million Euro (RWF 173 billion) budget support agreement with the European Union to invest in farm production, nutrition and jobs in Rwanda's all-important agricultural sector. Agriculture Minister Gerardine Mukeshimana looked on as EU Ambassador Michael Ryan and Minister Gatete exchanged documents sealing the largest ever single EU financial grant to Rwanda.
12/05/2016 - VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: PRESS AND INFORMATION OFFICER
Working together in Rwanda
CASE sets up market-based and sustainable ways of producing 24,000 improved, energy-efficient cooking stoves through capacity building of 6,000 vulnerable women, 300 orphans and 100 charcoal producers and helps to generate household income.
21/08/16 - Statement by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn on the attack in Gaziantep, Turkey
European Commission - Statement Statement Statement Brussels, 21 August 2016 Last night an explosion hit women, men, children celebrating a wedding party in the city of Gaziantep. More than fifty lives have been lost and many are injured.
- 19/08/16 - Statement by the High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Christos Stylianides on World Humanitarian Day 2016
- 18/08/16 - Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on Syria and the situation in Aleppo
- 18/08/16 - Busy day for the Spanish CN-235 VIGMA D-4 acting in operation SOPHIA
During yesterday’s flight over the Southern Central Mediterranean sea, the Spanish CN-235 VIGMA D4 deployed in Sigonella Airbase spotted eight small wooden boats and two rubber boats with migrants on board.
- 17/08/16 - Statement by the EU Delegation and the Embassies of EU Member States in Kyiv on the launch of an e-declaration system without certification in Ukraine