FAO in Rwanda
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in partnership with the International...
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has supported the government of Rwanda...
Rwanda celebrated the World Food Day, on 29 October 2020, under the national theme “Duhinge,...
Rulindo is a farming district with priority given to crops such as, cassava, maize, beans,...

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

  • Global Food Innovation Summit organized by Seeds&Chips. 3-5 November 2020, Kigali, Rwanda
  • World Food Day. 16 October 2020