Réseau des Femmes oeuvrant pour le développement rural

Réseau des Femmes Oeuvrant pour le Développement Rural is a national NGO of public interest created in 1986 regulated by Law N° 04/2012 of 17/02/2012, relative to organization and functioning of national NGOs..Its Statutes have been published respectively in the Official Gazette N° 9 of May 1st, 1992, reviewed then and published in the Official Gazette No 23 of the 06/06/2011.

 

OUR MISSION

Contributing to the empowerment of rural women so that they are fully involved in the transformation of their lives and become actors and vectors of a positive change for the sustainable development.

OUR VISION

A society where women like men, girls and boys have and enjoy equal opportunities allowing them to fully and efficiently contribute to the sustainable development.

OUR VALUES

Integrity
Dignity
Self confidence
Equity
Transparency & Accountability
Unity & Solidarity
Mutual respect

 

Our activities

  • Increase the knowledge of women and to reinforce their capacities;
  • Lead researches in order to identify and to analyze the mains reasons that affect the development of women;
  • Have participation with the partners with whom the Organization have the same vision;
  • Play the positive influence role and advocate for the gender integration in the Organizations, in the programs and in the projects.
 
 

Our organs

  • General Assembly
  • National Coordination Committee
  • Provincial Assembly
  • Provincial Coordination Committee and Kigali city
  • The Audit committee
  • Conflict resolution Organ

Our objectives

  • Promoting and encouraging women's associations and other socio–economic activities in honor of rural women;
  • Reinforcing women’s capacity in their professional activities linked to rural women's development;
  • Facilitating information sharing among women active in rural development and among rural development partners;
  • Playing the role of exercising positive influence and advocacy for gender sensitivity in organizations, development programs and projects.