Thrilling News About Rwanda Youth Konnekt Europe ’19!

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We cannot tell you how excited we are to get closer to the “YouthConnekt Convention Europe ’19” in Milan! It is exactly 35 days until D-Day! Thank you for registering to this convention and sharing our excitement as it approaches! We cannot wait to witness all the greatness you will bring to our gathering comes May! As you prepare, we would like to give you a few tips to check off right before you pack your bags. Visa Process: Depending on where you’ll be joining us from, you may need a Visa. Hence, make sure you have your invitation at hand plus other important documents requested by the Embassy. This will make sure your visa process runs smooth! Transportation: The next step is to make sure you have adequate transportation to the…
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IRYD Executives and Board Members Pay Courtesy Call to Minister James Kabarebe

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IRYD Executives and Board Members Pay Courtesy Call to Minister James Kabarebe Kigali, Rwanda | Last Updated: December 22, 2017 2:52 PM GMT+2 The International Rwanda Youth for Development (IRYD) executive team and board members paid a courtesy call to James Kabarebe, Rwanda’s Minister of Defence. This meeting is a follow-up on the recent November 18, 2017 Rwanda Youth Convention where Minister Kabarebe was Guest of Honour.   [caption id="attachment_515" align="aligncenter" width="641"] James Kabarebe, Rwanda Minister of Defence with IRYD executives and board members[/caption] The youth convention was co-organized by IRYD and partners including the Government of Rwanda, the Canadian Association of Rwandan Youth (CARY), the Rwandan Community Abroad (RCA) Edmonton and friends of Rwanda. At the Edmonton convention, Minister Kabarebe inspired Rwandan youth in an interactive conversation where he…
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IRYD Represented at the 2017 Canada-Africa Chamber of Business Africa Day Networking Reception in Ottawa

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IRYD Represented at the 2017 Canada-Africa Chamber of Business Africa Day Networking Reception in Ottawa Ottawa, Canada | Last Updated: May 24, 2017 6:51 AM EDT The International Rwanda Youth for Development (IRYD) was represented at the 2017 Africa Day Netorking Reception in Ottawa on Tuesday 23 May 2017.  The reception was hosted by the Canada-Africa Chamber of Business in partnership with the international business law firm of Gowling WLG in Ottawa. Representing IRYD were co-presidents Moses Gashirabake and Jaures Habineza. The aim of the reception was to celebrate the Annual Africa Day as well as connect Canadian and African businesses in various sectors of the economy. [caption id="attachment_232" align="alignnone" width="772"] L-R: Andrew Kaikai, Attorney at Rideout & Maybee LLP, Jean-Marie Vianney  Faida, Rwandan Investor and IRYD co-Presidents Jaures Habineza and…
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IRYD Attends the 11th Shelter Them Charity Gala in Toronto

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IRYD Attends the 11th Shelter Them Charity Gala in Toronto Toronto, Canada | Last Updated: May 8, 2017 11:28 AM EDT On Saturday 6 May 2017, the International Rwanda Youth for Development (IRYD) attended the 11th Shelter Them Gala in Toronto, Canada. The Gala is an annual fundraiser event hosted by Shelter Them - Batarure, a Christian charitable national NGO dedicated to helping orphans and vulnerable children in Rwanda. Shelter Them assists by providing the basics of life such as nutritious food, shelter, education, healthcare and emotional support. This is all done to give tools that will enable children to play a part in Rwanda’s bright future.  The event was attended by over 300 people who came from Toronto, Hamilton, St. John's, Québec City, Ottawa and other Canadian cities as…
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Doriane Kundwa appointed as IRYD Vice-President and Director of Public Relations

Director of Public Relations, Executive Appointments, IRYD, VP
[caption id="attachment_154" align="alignright" width="167"] Doriane Kundwa[/caption] Montreal – April 12,  2017 | International Rwanda Youth for Development - IRYD  The International Rwanda Youth for Development – IRYD is pleased to announce the appointment of Doriane Kundwa as its Vice-President and Director of Public Relations.  Miss Kundwa shares IRYD’s vision of empowering youth from Rwanda, Canada and across the globe. Currently based in Canada’s Province of Ontario, Miss Kundwa is well-known for her successful reign as Miss Rwanda 2015. As  IRYD Vice-President, Miss Kundwa will assist the co-founders in coordinating, conceptualizing and delivering projects such as the Rwanda Global Youth Convention (RGYC), Business Networking events and Symposiums. In her role as  Director of Public Relations, she will be in charge of representing the organization with external partners. IRYD believes her future contributions to…
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