Conservation Forum August 2015
Conservation forum: Conservation forum is a meeting organized in great collaboration by RDB, REMA and ACNR every last Thursday of the month from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm at RDB.
At this day, scientists, researchers, government agencies, Non-government organization comes present what they are working on, what they have found or worked on and what they are wishing to do in future. And numerous people are invited to attend include students from universities in the conservation field.
Kwita Izina 2015
On 5th September, 2015, the Rwanda Development Board will host the eleventh Kwita Izina, naming 24 baby gorillas, the newest arrivals born after last year’s ceremony.
The theme for Kwita Izina 2015 is conserving now and for the future
The private sector has explored expansive business opportunities around conservation efforts that have been harnessed into ongoing profitable and viable business ventures. As a result, the tourism sector has registered continued growth through attracting international hospitality brands and businesses .
Since 2007, tourism has been the leading sector in foreign exchange earnings for the country. The objective is to grow tourism revenues by 25% per annum as projected in the Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy 2.