FES in Rwanda

History of FES Rwanda

FES started to work in Rwanda in 2017 after signing an agreement with the government of Rwanda represented by the ministry of local government MINALOC. Ever since FES Rwanda has collaborated and partnered with CSOs, trade unions, labour movements, researchers, government institutions, think tanks, local and international organizations based in Rwanda.

Our work focuses on

  • Social Protection and Good Governance
  • Gender Justice and Feminism
  • Climate Crisis
  • Youth Empowerment
  • Promoting Social Dialogue and Labour Rights

FES Rwanda in dialogue

18.04.2024 | Event, News

Youth Visions on Decent Work: Hackathon on the World of Work of Tomorrow

Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Rwanda, in partnership with the trade union “Confederation of Trade Unions in Rwanda (COTRAF)”, recently hosted the...


18.04.2024 | Event, News

National Conference on the Importance of Social Dialogue and Benefits of Collective Bargaining Agreements: Bringing Stakeholders together for a Change

FES Rwanda is officiating various meetings of stakeholders from various sectors, both public and private, with the aim of discussing the importance of...




House KG 13 Ave, 14, Nyarutarama, Gasabo district - Remera sector
Kamashashi cel
Kigali – Rwanda

+250 7869 500 20

FES Africa Department

FES Africa Department

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung has been promoting the values of the Social Democracy in Africa for over 40 years. We work for social justice, democracy, peace and international solidarity on the continent. More