Tag: university of rwanda

This business advisory clinic seeks to empower women entrepreneurs in Rwanda

Last month BPN and the University of Rwanda conducted a survey to measure the impact of COVID-19 on Rwandan Entrepreneurs; the subsequent report revealed necessary information for policy makers to develop targeted solutions to the unique challenges facing Rwandan SMEs. BPN themselves also decided to take action and partnered up with UN Women, the PSF Chamber of Women and Kora Coaching to launch an initiative dubbed, the Business Clinic. CNBC Africa spoke to BPN Country Director, Alice Nkulikiyinka for more.

COVID-19: How to get the informal sector back on its feet

The informal sector has been the worst hit as a result of the enforced lockdowns and curfew across various members of the East African Community as a result of COVID-19.

250 Start Ups, UR sign MoU to support tech start-ups in Rwanda

250 Start Ups and the University of Rwanda (UR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to support innovative students in building new tech solutions. Charles Shyaka, General Manager at 250 Start Ups joins CNBC Africa for more on these partnerships.