Rwanda at a Glance


Recent IFDC Projects


Case Studies

Changing Lives


Rwanda is located in East Africa, with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to its west and Tanzania to its east. The country’s total land area is 26,338 sq km. In comparison, it is slightly smaller than the U.S. state of Maryland and is the most densely populated country in Africa. More...

SEW Completes Efforts to Introduce Sustainable Energy Production in CAGLR

The recently completed Sustainable Energy Production through Woodlots and Agroforestry (SEW) project has decreased the competition for land between energy production and agricultural production by establishing wood plantations (micro-woodlots) on lands considered marginal by the region’s agricultural communitiesMore...

RADD Helped Professionalize the Agro-Input Market in Rwanda

Since 2010, the percentage of Rwandans living in poverty has decreased by 20 percent, while per capita gross domestic product (GDP) has nearly doubled since 2005-2006. More...