EQTY 440.00 -5 CTL 65.00 0.00 KCB 370.00 0.00 USL 104.00 0.00 NMG 1,200.00 0.00 BLR 139.00 0.00 BK 265.00 0.00 IMR 90.00 0.00 RHB 526.00 0.00 CMR 120.00 0.00

Health

How Community Innovations Backup Gov’t Nutrition Funding 

How Community Innovations Backup Gov’t Nutrition Funding 

Kibeho women making Catholic souvenirs for religious tourists.. The next time you visit Kibeho, the Holy Land in Nyaruguru, Southern Province try to buy souvenirs of Mother Mary, mother of…

Vegetable Gardens: Nyamagabe Mothers Bridging Balanced Diet Gaps

Vegetable Gardens: Nyamagabe Mothers Bridging Balanced Diet Gaps

To fight against malnutrition, Rwanda introduced vegetable garden program in 2006 as an innovation to enable families to eat more vegetables and live a healthy lifestyle. The gardens are based…

Meet Uwanyirigira, a Catholic Nun Who Changed Ways of Tackling Child Stunting

Meet Uwanyirigira, a Catholic Nun Who Changed Ways of Tackling Child Stunting

For Sister Solange Uwanyirigira, a calling to serve God is also a calling to serve humanity and there is no better way to do it than channeling efforts through vulnerable…

Rwanda: Community Takes Stunting Issue At Hand

Rwanda: Community Takes Stunting Issue At Hand

Two months ago Agnes Ingabire faced a stunting issue with her three year old child but little did she had herself to blame. Ingabire only knew the case of her…

Imidido Or Podoconiosis, New Hope For Sufferers

Imidido Or Podoconiosis, New Hope For Sufferers

In 2012, Donatile Mukantoni a resident of Musanze district, Northern Province developed a rare skin itch on her legs and feet, a condition she had not experienced since childhood. Due…

Give Me A Chance to Teach My Students, Raise My Children – Kidney Patient

Give Me A Chance to Teach My Students, Raise My Children – Kidney Patient

Since 2017, Munezero Jean, a trainer at ESTB, a technical and vocational school in Musanze district, Northern Province has never missed a single week without visiting the African Health Care…

Rwanda: Regional Center Of Excellence For Vaccines Gets $ 17M Funding

Rwanda: Regional Center Of Excellence For Vaccines Gets $ 17M Funding

The Regional Centre of Excellence(RCE) for Vaccines, Immunization and Health Supply Chain has received $17million dedicated to expansion in digitalization in health supply chain management, cold-chain management, quality…

Rwanda: One Million Hypertension Cases Reported 

Rwanda: One Million Hypertension Cases Reported 

Rwanda joined the rest of the world to celebrate World Hypertension Day with members of parliament committing to taking a lead role in increasing community awareness and advocacy to prevent…

Ruhengeri Hospital Sends Condolences to Bereaved Families In Unusual Neonatal Deaths

Ruhengeri Hospital Sends Condolences to Bereaved Families In Unusual Neonatal Deaths

Ruhengeri referral hospital has presented utmost condolences to grieving families who lost their babies in unusual neonatal deaths nearly two months ago. According to an official statement released this afternoon…

Rwanda Prepares to Handle Trauma Cases Ahead of Kwibuka27

Rwanda Prepares to Handle Trauma Cases Ahead of Kwibuka27

The Ministry of Health through Rwanda Biomedical Centre (RBC) has announced plans of using mobile phone connections to intervene in cases of trauma and stress disorders during the 27th commemoration…

How Rwanda Plans to Deal with Cancer in the Next Decade

How Rwanda Plans to Deal with Cancer in the Next Decade

A recent report on the state of Cancer in Rwanda presented early this month on World Cancer Day shows that cervical cancer (cervix uteri) remains the most dominant among the…

WHO Reports A New Possible Wave of Ebola in DRC

WHO Reports A New Possible Wave of Ebola in DRC

The Ebola virus has killed two people in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Ministry of Health announced mid this week. The second victim is a 60-year-old woman…