Multi-Donor Civil Society Support Programme in Rwanda

Planned project

The present programme is a multi-donor initiative aiming at supporting civil society strengthening and specific civil society initiatives in Rwanda. The overall goal is to enable civil society to become more effective at influencing the government on key policy issues and supporting social cohesion, reconciliation, good governance and human rights. The main development partners financing the programme include the United Kingdom (UK), USA, Sweden and Switzerland.

Country/region Topic Period Budget
Human rights
Democratic participation and civil society
Human rights (incl. Women's rights)
01.01.2021 - 31.12.2022
CHF  4’000’000
Directorate/federal office responsible SDC
Project partners Contract partner
Foreign state institution
  • National State Institute North

Budget Current phase Swiss budget CHF    4’000’000 Swiss disbursement to date CHF    0
Project phases Phase 99 01.01.2021 - 31.12.2022   (Current phase) Phase 2 01.01.2019 - 31.12.2021   (Current phase) Phase 1 01.01.2016 - 31.08.2019   (Completed)