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Notice of Funding Opportunity:  Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (ASSHF)   

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE EMBASSY KIGALI Notice of Funding Opportunity Funding Opportunity Title:  Ambassador’s Special Self-Help Fund (ASSHF) Funding Opportunity Number:  DOS-RWANDA-PE-2022-01 Deadline for Applications:  July 25, 2022 Assistance Listing Number:  19.220 Total Amount Available:  Depending on the availability of funds INTRODUCTION U.S. Embassy Kigali and the U.S. Department of State announce an open competition ...
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2021 Human Rights Report-Rwanda

For nearly five decades, the United States has issued the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, which strive to provide a factual and objective record on the status of human rights worldwide – in 2021, covering 198 countries and territories.  The information contained in these reports could not be more vital or urgent given ongoing human ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Tax Season Reminder from U.S. Embassy Kigali, Rwanda

Tax Season is here. Remember to file your income taxes! The U.S. Embassy would like to remind U.S. citizens that most U.S. citizens are required to file their federal income taxes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) by April 18, 2022.  If you are a U.S. citizen or resident alien living or traveling outside the United ...
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Travel Advisory: Rwanda Travel Advisory Lowered to Level 2

On March 2, 2022 the U.S. Government lowered the travel advisory level for Rwanda from Level 3: Reconsider Travel to Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution. Rwanda – Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution                       Exercise increased caution in Rwanda due to COVID-19.  Some areas have increased risk.  Read the entire Travel Advisory. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page  before you plan ...
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