Rwanda


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Rwanda Economy 2014: Recent Developments and Prospects

Real GDP growth slowed to 4.6% in 2013 compared to 7.3% in 2012 due to a slowdown in agriculture and the aid-related delays in the implementation of the government’s strategic investment program following the suspension…


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Top Agricultural Products in Rwanda

The following are the top agricultural products (by quantity) in Rwanda in 2011. Rank Commodity Production (MT) 1 Plantains               3,036,270 2 Cassava               2,579,400 3 Potatoes               2,171,520 4 Sweet potatoes                  845,099 5…


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Rwanda 2013: Key Government Leaders and Ministries

Pres. Paul KAGAME Prime Min. Pierre Damien HABUMUREMYI Min. of Agriculture & Animal Resources Agnes KALIBATA Min. of Cabinet Affairs Stella Ford MUGABO Min. of Defense & National Security James KABAREBE, Gen. Min. of Disaster Management…


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Housing Supply in Rwanda

In the past few years, Rwanda has positioned itself as a prime location for investment, and as a result its construction economy is booming. In 2010 the turnover in the construction sector grew by 28.7…







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Renewable Energy Potential in Rwanda

ENERGY SOURCES Total installed electricity capacity (2009, source: MININFRA): 72.5 MW Hydroelectric: 59.1 % Thermal: 40.5% Solar: 0.4% Total primary energy supply (2007, source: GTZ): 1,610 ktoe Wood: 57% Wood for Charcoal: 23% Petroleum Products:…