Our Impact

Projects 

Rural Development Initiative is transforming subsistence agriculture into market-oriented agriculture through training and market connections for smallholder farmers, effectively protecting them from price shocks while increasing their profits.

Segal Family Foundation

Duration: 2022-2024

Farmer business development (FBD Project) a farmer business project that empowered rural farmers with skills that allow them to link their products to markets in order to generate revenues.

UND/RGB

Duration: 2022-2023

Economic Empowerment of Youth and Women Cooperatives Through aquaculture Skills Development Project, the main objective of this proposed project is to improve the livelihoods of youth and women through incomes generated from fish farming.

World Bank through Rwanda TVET Board (Skills Development Fund)

Duration: 2021-2023

Empowering Youth and Women in informal Agricultural sector through hands-on-skills development Project. The main objecting is providing hands-on-skills so that beneficiaries can use it for employment creations

VSO Rwanda: Inclusive Dairy Action Enterprise (IDEA)

Duration: 2017-2018

Project in Nyagatare implemented since 2017 as local implementing partner of VSO Rwanda (Reach 120 Farmers). RDI worked as local implementing partner of VSO Rwanda in its Inclusive Dairy Enterprise Action Project in Nyagatare District to train 45 dairy cows’ farmers ,12 community youth and 120 university youth in the field of agriculture in model farming, animal feeding, animal health, animal breeding, animal breeding and milk quality as well as empowering youth for employment and enterprise.