Tag: Imbuto Foundation

This fund aims to help Rwanda’s creative industry recover from COVID-19

In Rwanda, a total of 30 impact oriented and sustainable projects from stakeholders in the Cultural and Creative Industry are set to benefit from a RWF300 million ($315,900) recovery fund launched by the government and various partners. Joining CNBC for more is Rosemary Mbabazi, Minister Youth & Culture Rwanda and Geraldine Umutesi, Deputy Director General, Imbuto Foundation.

Why is Rwanda government investing in the creative industry?

Imbuto Foundation in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth and the Ministry of Sports and Culture have started a nationwide talent search initiative that aims at identifying and supporting young and talented Rwandans within the creative industry. But is the artRwanda Ubuhanzi project the saviour of Rwanda’s creative industry? To answer that CNBC Africa’s Fiona Muthoni filed this report for more.

A day in the life of Rwanda's first lady

In an exclusive interview with FORBES WOMAN AFRICA, the country’s First Lady, Jeannette Kagame shares insights into the Imbuto Foundation.