• Ikoranabuhanga ryahimbwe n’Abanyarwanda ryabonye isoko mpuzamahanga

    Porogaramu ya telefoni ifasha ababyeyi gukurikirana abana babo ku ishuri yahimbwe n’Abanyarwanda, yahawe igihembo mpuzamahanga kubera uburyo izongera ireme ry’uburezi.

    Muganga Mariam ari kumwe n’Umunyamabanga Mukuru wa ITU, Houlin Zhao ubwo yari amaze kumushyikiriza igihembo.

  • Effective Rwandan youth-led solutions to foster employment

    A section of Rwandan youth, yesterday, met with different stakeholders at Kigali Impact Hub under the auspices of a project dubbed “Road to Nairobi 2016”, that aims at promoting youth employment and inspire African and global leaders by showcasing how young people can make a difference for their generation.

  • Students Urged to Break 'Kaminuza Syndrome'

    Rwandan students need to discard the old-fashioned mindset of studying in order to get a while-collar job, and embrace a paradigm shift which increasingly places entrepreneurship at the heart of a prosperous future.

    This is one of the key messages that dominated an event held in line with the Entrepreneurship Week at the Rwanda Tourism University in Kigali on Tuesday.

  • How this program is fighting youth underemployment in Rwanda

    This blog comes to us from our partner Indego Africaa nonprofit that empowers artisan women in Rwanda and Ghana.

  • Abanyeshuri bagiye kujya bigira kuri mudasobwa gusa

    Minisiteri y’uburezi (MINEDUC) itangaza ko mu gihe cy’imyaka itatu uburezi bugiye kujya butangirwa kuri mudasobwa gusa, abanyeshuri badakoresha ibitabo n’amakayi.

    Minisitiri w’uburezi, Dr Musafiri Malimba Papias yabitangaje ubwo yagiranaga ikiganiro n’Ikigo kabuhariwe mu ikoranabuhanga kitwa Microsoft, tariki ya 24 Ugushyingo 2016.

  • Ndayirata: I saw an opportunity when govt banned plastic bags and grabbed it

    Ndayirata at his plant in Kayonza District last week. From capital worth Rwf50 million, his business has grown to a Rwf1.4 billion enterprise in just four years. / Rodrigue Rwirahira

    Janvier Ndayirata, 37, was a nurse earning a monthly salary of Rwf60,000.

    In 2012, he quit his nursing job to set up one of the largest paper bag manufacturing plants in Rwanda.

  • Entrepreneurship Week to inspire youth into business

    The Global Entrepreneurship Week 2016 Rwanda chapter that will run from November 14 to 20 aims at inspiring Rwandan youth to become entrepreneurs.

    During one week each November, thousands of events and competitions in 160 countries inspire millions to engage in entrepreneurial activity.

    Pamela Munyana, the country director of Idea for Africa, which is among the organizers of the week, said they wish youth to take entrepreneurship as a career to become job creators and address unemployment.

  • Amid challenges, youth tiptoe into self-employment

    An employee at Star Leather Products Company making shoes. Employees cited lack of raw materials to make more products. / Jean d'Amour Mbonyinshuti

    As government continues to try to ensure the success of the National Employment Programme (NEP), a myriad of challenges remain as far as getting Rwandans into the world of entrepreneurship is concerned.