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In Pictures - Rwanda Red Cross volunteer responders

In Pictures - Rwanda Red Cross volunteer responders

When pre-election violence erupted in Burundi in April 2015, more than 27,000 people poured across the border into neighbouring Rwanda, searching for safety.  Volunteers with the Rwandan Red Cross have been on the frontline of the response, registering refugees, providing first aid, nutritional supplements, portable water, non-food items, psychosocial support, and helping separated family members regain...

In Pictures - Assisting Burudian refugees

In Pictures - Assisting Burudian refugees

When pre-election violence erupted in Burundi in April 2015, more than 27,000 people fled to safety in neighbouring Rwanda. Through funds released from the IFRC  Disaster Relief Emergency Fund , the Rwandan Red Cross in supporting 7,500 of the refugees with immediate emergency interventions.   Rwandan Red Cross volunteers are supporting refugees at different entry points, in one permanent camp, and in two...

As families flee Burundi, Rwandan Red Cross welcomes them with food and first aid

As families flee Burundi, Rwandan Red Cross welcomes them with food and first aid

Not far from the border, Rwanda Red Cross volunteers wait to welcome another influx of refugees.

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Contact details

Address:

B.P. 425
Kacyiru - Kigali
Kigali

Contact Information:

Tel: (250)25 25 85 449
Fax: (250) 58 54 49
Telex: 22663 CRR RW
Email: rrcs@rwandaredcross.org
Web: http://www.rwandaredcross.org

Language of correspondence: French or English

People:

  • Président: Dr. Bernard NZIGIYE
  • Vice-Présidente: Mme Donatille UWINGABIYE
  • Secretary General: Mr Apollinaire KARAMAGA
  • Head of Finance: Mme Marthe UWUMUREMYI
  • Head of Strategic Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting: Mr. Emmanuel NTAKIRUTIMANA
  • Head Technical Support Department: M. P. Claver NDIMBATI
  • Head of Resource Mobilization : Mr Richard RUBERWA
  • Head of Social Projects: Mr Eugene KARANGWA
  • Had of Communication: Mr. Mathew RWAHIGI
  • Head of Human Resource: Mrs Mukamurenzi ESTHER
  • Head of Volunteer and Youth Management : Mr. Paul BIZIMANA
  • Head of health service: Mr. Prosper Ruberwa
  • Membre du CCD, Représentant de l'EST: Mme Anita MUTESI
  • Membre du CCD, Représentant de la Mairie de Kigali: M. Félicien KAGISHA
  • Membre du CCD, Représentant du NORD: M. J. Damascène NTIBANYENDERA
  • Membre du CCD, Représentant du SUD: M. Léopold NDAYISABYE
  • Membre du CCD,Représentant de l'Ouest: M. J. Baptiste HAKISIMANA
  • Président de la CRR de la Jeunesse: M. Wilson KALISA
  • Représentant du Ministère de l'Administration Locale: Supt. Célestin TWAHIRWA
  • Représentant du Ministère de la Sécurité Intérieure: Mme Marguerite HARELIMANA
  • Représentant du Ministre de la Santé: Dr. Florent SENYANA
  • Responsable service technique: M. Emmanuel NTAKIRUTIMANA
  • Vice Présidente de la CRR de la Jeunesse: Mlle Olive UMUTONI

Latest appeals

5 August 2015
Rwanda - Burundi Refugees (MDRRW012)
Rwanda - DREF Operation Update no.1
11 May 2015
Rwanda - Burundi Refugees (MDRRW012)
Rwanda - DREF Operation
21 April 2015
Rwanda - Floods (MDRRW011)
Rwanda - DREF Operation
28 May 2014
Rwanda - Population Movement (MDRRW010)
Rwanda - DREF Final Report
15 January 2014
Population movement (MDRRW010)
Rwanda - DREF Operation Update no. 1

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