Rwanda

Social and/or environmental enterprises, cooperatives and associations, and donor and support agencies in Rwanda

The Association des Guides du Rwanda (AGR; Guides Association of Rwanda) is the national Guiding organization of Rwanda. The association serves 9,807 members (as of 2003). Founded in 1962, the girls-only organization became a full member of the World Asso ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Cooperative, 227 Members.

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

This rapidly growing cooperative is working to make coffee farming a viable occupation by accessing the specialty coffee market and developing strong relationships with coffee roasters. Membership is more than 50% female. Abahuzamugambi means People Unite ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Cooperative 1957 members. The Abakundakawa co-operative is a Fairtrade farmers group producing some of the finest coffee in Rwanda. Abakundakawa translates to: those who love coffee. This Rwandan cooperative with a funny name formed in 2004. In six years, ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association,Fairtrade or Similar
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

This cooperative started its activities in 1996 with 12 members, all women. Most of these women are widows from the 1994 genocide. They were left with no income, no help and no hope. Nyarubuye, Kirehe district. Women from the "Abakundamuco" (or those who ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The women of the Abarikumwe Association are remarkable, delightful, and visionary. The group began in 2006 through the contagious determination of two neighbors, Yusta and Christine. These women were tired of weaving alone and selling their crafts for a f ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Association of 25 women in Rwanda. These women, starting from the most difficult of circumstances, have organized themselves into their own for-profit business, the Abasangiye Cooperative (Abasangiye). In July 2010 Abasangiye commenced an intense series o ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Cooperative association. Bamboo conservation, Tea, Oil. Microcredit.

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Cooperative. Abatigayubuke are harnessing their famous traditional skills of pottery and performing arts to make a living and to serve as an exemplary Batwa community that is fully integrated in the area's social life and structures.

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The women of the Abibumbye Cooperative do not consider themselves merely coworkers, or even friends. They consider themselves a family that helps each other grow and flourish, working together to overcome poverty. One of their few requirements for joining ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Before forming their weaving group in 2004, the women of the Abihuje Association were in a difficult situation typical of subsistence farming families in Rwanda. They were overburdened by poverty, unable to provide for their families, dependent on their h ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The women of Abizeranye have future goals of connecting with a large sustainable market, and of beginning a project cultivating mushrooms. Goal of strengthening community. Abizeranye means People Who Trust One Another Association. Abizeranye's artistic sp ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

The Abumurava Cooperative was begun by a core group of women in October 2007 as a forum for working together in order to provide mutual support, development, and increased standard of living. Many of the women have struggled with illness, poverty, and lon ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Amasezerano Community Banking, S.A. is a for-profit microfinance institution founded in 2005 by the Rwandan NGO African Evangelist Enterprises-Rwanda and 61 individual shareholders. The mission of Amasezerano Community Bank (ACB) is to have a holistic, po ...

Classification CriteriaCooperative or Membership Association,Social Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

In Rwanda and other impoverished countries throughout the world, economic development is the goal of significant national and international efforts. The Access Project focuses on a critical component in this bigger picture: health. Why health first? Poor ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda
Accounting for International Development (AfID)

Accounting for International Development (A f I D) offers accountants the opportunity to use their skills to make a genuine difference as volunteers and to gain invaluable hands-on overseas experience in the International Development sector. Volunteer ass ...

Classification CriteriaSocial Enterprise
Primary Country Where Active:Other
Secondary Country/ Countries Where Active:Burundi,Kenya,Malawi,Namibia,Rwanda,South Africa,Tanzania,Uganda,Zambia

NGO with the aim of reintegrating children affected by conflict. Has both economic and social aims, gives professional training eg sewing, carpentry

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Small local NGO. Intervention zones: Rutsiro, Mabanza and Kivumu communes (Kibuye prefecture) and Ramba commune (Gisenyi prefecture)     Activities:Water conveying and springs catchment, Agriculture and animal breeding (wool sheep, goats, cow ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

NGO. l' Association pour le D√©veloppement de Nyabimata, est une association locale et rurale sans but lucratif de droit Rwandais.     ADENYA intervient principalement dans la province du SUD. Ses actions actuelles s'√©tendent sur le District d ...

Classification CriteriaNot For Profit
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda

Development and environmental consultancy

Classification CriteriaOther Not Listed
Primary Country Where Active:Rwanda