FAO in Rwanda
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rwanda has signed an...
Irrigation is leading in consumptive water use in Rwanda, followed by domestic water use, and...
The Rwanda KnoWat project technical advisory group (TAG) held in February 2021, their fourth meeting...
The beekeeping industry in Rwanda has made major advances in the past 20 years, although...

The Country Programming Framework Rwanda (CPF) 2019-2023 states the priorities guiding the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)’s collaboration with the Government of Rwanda (GoR) based on identified gaps and comparative advantages in the areas of agriculture, food and nutrition security, fisheries, and forestry.

On-going FAO assistance in Rwanda is shaped by the 2018-2023 CPF, which is centred on four priority areas.

1) Innovative approaches to promote sustainable and integrated Crop, Livestock and Aquaculture production systems promoted.

2) Food security, nutrition and climate and other shocks resilient agriculture improved through sustainable and diversified production systems.

3) Inclusiveness of agricultural market systems as well as value addition and competitiveness of diversified agricultural commodities in domestic, regional and international markets promoted.

4) Enhanced enabling environment and responsive institutions for effective and efficient delivery of Services.

Upcoming events


  • Inception Workshop of the project “Capacity Development on sustainable Soil Management for Africa (2) – Rwanda”. 28 January 2021, Kigali, Rwanda



  • Inception Workshop of the project "Capacity building to increase the quality and quantity of Bees products in Rwanda furthering income generation and job creation”. 03 February 2021, Kigali, Rwanda