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ICTR acquitted persons seriously concerned over living conditions ICTR acquitted persons seriously concerned over living conditions

In a letter addressed to the UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), 8 persons acquitted from the International Criminal Tribunal… Read more

Rwandan refugees in Zambia under attacks by locals Rwandan refugees in Zambia under attacks by locals

Opinion piece submitted by Lionel Nishimwe Zambia has been and continues to be a haven of peace and a sanctuary for many Rwandan refugees and… Read more

Two Rwandan refugees deported from Zambia Two Rwandan refugees deported from Zambia

On December 28, 2015, the Zambian government deported two Rwandan nationals, Egide Rwasibo and Innocent Habumugisha, in controversial… Read more

Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II

December 14, 2015 marked the end of the judicial activity of the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as its Chamber… Read more

Joyeuse Musabimana – A miss on a mission Joyeuse Musabimana – A miss on a mission

Joyeuse Musabimana is a 19-year-old Rwandan who is competing for the title of Miss East Africa in The Netherlands. Her goal is to challenge the… Read more

Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part I Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part I

December 14, 2015 marked the end of the judicial activity of the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as its Chamber… Read more

Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects

On 27 November 2015, the Dutch Supreme Court in The Hague ruled against extraditing Jean-Baptiste Mugimba and Jean-Claude Iyamuremye to Rwanda… Read more

The anatomy of Rwanda’s judicial system according to Victoire Ingabire The anatomy of Rwanda’s judicial system according to Victoire Ingabire

It has been 5 years since oppositionist Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza was arrested in Rwanda. The President of the United Democratic Forces (UDF), who… Read more

Kisangani – MONUSCO and Congolese government planning to forcefully repatriate Rwandan refugees in secret Kisangani – MONUSCO and Congolese government planning to forcefully repatriate Rwandan refugees in secret

Blog – Diary of refugees Rwandan refugees in Kisangani MONUSCO and DRC government have confirmed that in recent days, several high level… Read more

Rwanda-Belgium: Kagame’s death squads identified in Belgium Rwanda-Belgium: Kagame’s death squads identified in Belgium

According to evidence published by Belgian newspaper Het belang van Limburg,there is credible evidence that Rwandan killer teams are currently active… Read more

René Mugenzi reacts on President Kagame’s accusations about Karake’s arrest René Mugenzi reacts on President Kagame’s accusations about Karake’s arrest

Rwandan President Paul Kagame, in his speech on June 25th, accused René Mugenzi of being responsible for the arrest of Rwanda’s head of… Read more

Rwanda: Former ICTR Assistant Investigator Ntirugiribambe abducted in Nairobi Rwanda: Former ICTR Assistant Investigator Ntirugiribambe abducted in Nairobi

Jean Chrysostome Ntirugiribambe, former legal Assistant Investigator at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha, was violently… Read more

News analysis

Rwanda: Governance in Question (Part Two) Rwanda: Governance in Question (Part Two)

This is the second and last part of the article that reveals areas of development in the key governance features that were promised to the Rwandan… Read more

Rwanda: Governance in Question (Part One) Rwanda: Governance in Question (Part One)

The Vision 2020 development programme, published by the Rwandan Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning in July 2000 and then revised in 2012,… Read more

Rwanda’s economics: Insightful overview Rwanda’s economics: Insightful overview

According to a June 2015 World Bank report, Rwanda ranks behind similar countries in most key economic areas despite reportedly remarkable levels of… Read more

Opinion

Pondering the RPF’s responsibility in the genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda Pondering the RPF’s responsibility in the genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda

Every year during the month of April, Rwandans, home or abroad, commemorate the tragic events that took place in their country in April 1994. … Read more

When Contested Narratives of Identity and Victimhood are Victims of Politics When Contested Narratives of Identity and Victimhood are Victims of Politics

Claudine Kuradusenge’s Response to ‘Denied Victimhood and Contested Narratives: The Case of Hutu Diaspora’ Talking or writing about Rwanda has… Read more

Denied Victimhood and Contested Narratives: The Case of Hutu Diaspora Denied Victimhood and Contested Narratives: The Case of Hutu Diaspora

Being Hutu has become more and more politicized. The Rwandan government has created a well-scripted story that distinguishes the ‘real’ victims… Read more

Economy

Rwanda: Governance in Question (Part One) Rwanda: Governance in Question (Part One)

The Vision 2020 development programme, published by the Rwandan Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning in July 2000 and then revised in 2012,… Read more

Rwanda’s economics: Insightful overview Rwanda’s economics: Insightful overview

According to a June 2015 World Bank report, Rwanda ranks behind similar countries in most key economic areas despite reportedly remarkable levels of… Read more

Is Rwanda’s economy resilient? Is Rwanda’s economy resilient?

Rwanda’s recorded high trade deficits since 2014 have made headline news. However, in depth analysis shows that Rwanda’s economic challenges are… Read more

Justice

ICTR acquitted persons seriously concerned over living conditions ICTR acquitted persons seriously concerned over living conditions

In a letter addressed to the UN Mechanism for International Criminal Tribunals (MICT), 8 persons acquitted from the International Criminal Tribunal… Read more

Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II

December 14, 2015 marked the end of the judicial activity of the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as its Chamber… Read more

Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects

On 27 November 2015, the Dutch Supreme Court in The Hague ruled against extraditing Jean-Baptiste Mugimba and Jean-Claude Iyamuremye to Rwanda… Read more

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