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Building Stock and Building Typology of Kigali, Rwanda

Felix Bachofer, Andreas Braun, Florian Adamietz, Sally Murray, Pablo d'Angelo, Edward Kyazze, Abias Philippe Mumuhire, Jonathan Bower
2019 Data  
This study uses very high-resolution Pléiades imagery for the densely built-up central part of the City of Kigali for the year 2015 in order to derive urban morphology data on building footprints, building  ...  archetypes and building heights.  ...  Acknowledgments: We acknowledge the support of student assistants Nina Gnann, Thomas Spieß, Johanna Kinkela, and Thimm Zwiener in the manual editing and of the support of Vianney Byiringiro in the collection  ... 
doi:10.3390/data4030105 fatcat:5urs7l6dmbetbnvlgfk64sfpdu

Application of Geospatial Techniques for Monitoring Gikondo Wetland Management: from Industrial Park to Eco-Tourism Park

Théophile Mutaganda, Jean Pierre Bizimana
2020 Zenodo  
Rehabilitation process should consider wetland functions, services, and replacement options for achieving sustainable use and management of wetlands in Rwanda.  ...  The objective of this study is to analyse quantitatively and qualitatively the dynamics of Gikondo Wetland degradation and its rehabilitation progress from industrial to eco-tourism Park.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Grateful acknowledge the support of University of Lay Adventists of Kigali(UNILAK).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3969668 fatcat:a7fggixrmfgkpj44zib5ukpj44

Regulatory planning and affordable housing in Kigali City: policies, challenges and prospects

Fred Nkubito, Andrew Baiden-Amissah
2019 Rwanda Journal of Engineering Science Technology and Environment  
Kigali City.  ...  With zoning being at the heart of the current planning system in Rwanda, this research aims at examining the linkages between zoning planning and housing affordability, in an emerging urban setting like  ...  and regulatory frameworks, and an analysis of the building costs in Kigali City.  ... 
doi:10.4314/rjeste.v2i1.6 fatcat:gka3rp2l4jgdle7oboc5z44oey

Hierarchy Clustering of Dwellings inside Informal Settlements Case Study: Biryogo Residential Precinct, Kigali City – Rwanda

Uwamahoro Adrien, Junichiro Asano
2021 Urban and Regional Planning Review  
In Rwanda, informal settlements emerged in and around the capital City of Kigali (hereinafter referred to CoK) since its creation early 20 th century, due to the flux of rural-urban migration.  ...  Yet, there is no clear guidelines of best upgrading practices. This research points out clustering formations of dwellings typologies with respect to available public infrastructures and services.  ...  (ii) Are there any relationships among the building typologies, sanitation conditions and accessibility network levels?  ... 
doi:10.14398/urpr.8.50 fatcat:s45sibpn4zfnbldygngtolhn6e

Developmental patrimonialism? The case of Rwanda

D. Booth, F. Golooba-Mutebi
2012 African Affairs  
Academic debate on Rwanda has significant thematic gaps, and does not usually make use of a theoretically informed comparative framework.  ...  The operations of the military investment company Horizon and of the public-private consortium Rwanda Investment Group may be seen in a similar light.  ...  THE CASE OF RWANDA figure: Kigali, 20 February and 8 November 2010, 17 February and 22 April 2011. 30.  ... 
doi:10.1093/afraf/ads026 fatcat:myp2zi4szvh53pcoiflfoa3fbm

From Closed to Claimed Spaces for Participation: Contestation in Urban Redevelopment Induced-Displacements and Resettlement in Kigali, Rwanda

Alice Nikuze, Richard Sliuzas, Johannes Flacke
2020 Land  
Based on research conducted in Kigali, Rwanda, this article discusses affected residents' responses to land expropriation and resettlement necessary for urban redevelopments.  ...  Some of the consequences of these concerns are strong feelings of unfairness, exclusion, and marginalisation; distrust and increased perceptions of impoverishment risks, all of which fuel contestation  ...  Specifically, we express our gratitude towards the staff of the City of Kigali for the support and all respondents in our study areas who enthusiastically responded to our questions.  ... 
doi:10.3390/land9070212 fatcat:jktont6cjbgivjxvoivyao46oa

Characterization of smallholder farmers and agricultural credit institutions in Rwanda

Nathan K Taremwa, University of Rwanda, P.O. Box4285, Kigali, Rwanda, I Macharia, E Bett, Kenyatta University, P.O. Box 43844-00100, Nairobi,Kenya, Kenyatta University, P.O. Box 43844-00100, Nairobi,Kenya
2021 African Journal of Food, Agriculture, Nutrition and Development  
This study addresses that gap, in the context of Rwanda by characterizing smallholder farmers and agricultural credit institutions.  ...  Across-sectional survey design was used in this study with smallholder farmers and staff in agricultural credit institutions in the Eastern, Western, and Central provinces of Rwanda as the units of analysis  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors are grateful to the Regional Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) for financial support especially during data collection in Rwanda.  ... 
doi:10.18697/ajfand.96.19585 fatcat:nivyrkpdejg3dokgo75fahcpcq

Effect of diagnostic testing on medicines used by febrile children less than five years in 12 malaria-endemic African countries: a mixed-methods study

Emily White Johansson, Peter W Gething, Helena Hildenwall, Bonnie Mappin, Max Petzold, Stefan Swartling Peterson, Katarina Ekholm Selling
2015 Malaria Journal  
A descriptive typology of plausible explanations for quantitative results was derived from a cross-case synthesis.  ...  by malaria risk, transmission season, source of care, symptoms, and age.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank all key informants for their valuable insights into country programmes and excellent comments on the overall study.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12936-015-0709-0 pmid:25957881 pmcid:PMC4432948 fatcat:zcd2e5f2dff3dcxvfcdp6ckgf4

Politics, Political Settlements and Social Change in Post-Colonial Rwanda

Frederick Golooba-Mutebi
2013 Social Science Research Network  
Feeding the violence was the absence of an elite consensus about how best to take Rwanda forward after colonial rule ended, the rules for doing so, and the roles to be played by the holders and losers  ...  Habyarimana-led military coup to 1994; and the Rwanda Patriotic Front -led post-genocide period.  ...  Acknowledgements I acknowledge Sam Hickey's conceptual contribution and the assistance of Yvonne Habiyonizeye, Dickson Malunda, and Lonzen Lugira.  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.2386700 fatcat:2t6lzcwdcbhn5fbwii3jokbd6i

Agricultural innovation from above and from below: Confrontation and integration on Rwanda's Hills

J. Van Damme, A. Ansoms, P. V. Baret
2013 African Affairs  
This article focuses on the banana cropping system in Rwanda, and on the agricultural innovations introduced within this system.  ...  However, the report was also strongly criticized for being 'the logical culmination of prior rural policy and practice at the World Bank' 1 and 'staying very close to the assumptions of the old and still  ...  stocks.  ... 
doi:10.1093/afraf/adt067 fatcat:dlpoowrfeva6tln3hzojqyi5wa

Full Issue Vol 10 No 2 (2021)

Harvard Deusto Business Research
2021 Harvard Deusto Business Research  
The authors declared no potential conflicts of interest with respect to the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article.  ...  The authors received no financial support for the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article. Retrieved from: References  ...  in Rwanda, and Kigali the study site.  ... 
doi:10.48132/hdbr.367 fatcat:paxcpmz37jd5vlqrmavqz6vw5u

Rwanda: Financial System Stability Assessment, including Reports on the Observance of Standards and Codes on the following topics: Monetary and Financial Policy Transparency, Banking Supervision, and the FATF Recommendations for Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

International Monetary Fund
2005 IMF Staff Country Reports  
The policy of publication of staff reports and other documents by the IMF allows for the deletion of market-sensitive information.  ...  To assist the IMF in evaluating the publication policy, reader comments are invited and may be sent by e-mail to  ...  Rwanda faces still a number of structural obstacles for the establishment of a stock exchange.  ... 
doi:10.5089/9781451957075.002 fatcat:5flanvf3tzh6ldm44h5th2evau

Participatory Exploration of the Heterogeneity in Household Socioeconomic, Food, and Nutrition Security Status for the Identification of Nutrition-Sensitive Interventions in the Rwandan Highlands

Nester Mashingaidze, Beatrice Ekesa, Celestin Pierre Ndayisaba, Emmanuel Njukwe, Jeroen C. J. Groot, Munyaradzi Gwazane, Bernard Vanlauwe
2020 Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems  
typology and to determine differences in the socioeconomic, food, and nutrition security status of 17 households representing the identified household types in Nyabihu District of Western Province.  ...  Food insecurity and malnutrition are challenges in rural Rwanda that are presumed to be affected by differential household socioeconomic status, but the relationship between food and nutrition security  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank Grace Ingabire, Boniface Ndayambaza, Geoffrey Nyang'au Nyachwayah, the Rwanda Humidtropics national platform, the Kadahenda innovation platform, and all the households  ... 
doi:10.3389/fsufs.2020.00047 fatcat:dpfvu634sjeh7pc2hr72awel3q

Africa's new cities: The contested future of urbanisation

Femke van Noorloos, Marjan Kloosterboer
2017 Urban Studies  
lessons from debates on gated communities, periurban land governance and displacement, and older waves of new city building.  ...  enclosures of the poor, public funding injustice and socio-spatial segregation and fragmentation.  ...  In countries such as Rwanda and Kenya, new cities and inner-city remaking are a main part of their formal national economic strategies (Rwanda 2020 and Kenya 2030), which include becoming part of a global  ... 
doi:10.1177/0042098017700574 fatcat:gdywzjce3nat7pqr4phb62xbtq

Rwanda: Detailed Assessment Report—Anti-Money Laundering and Combating the Financing of Terrorism

International Monetary Fund
2015 IMF Staff Country Reports  
the National Bank of Rwanda and the Bank of the Republic of Burundi, the Central Bank of Kenya, the Bank of Tanzania, and the Bank of Uganda on cooperation in supervision of financial institutions, and  ...  43 At regional level, the following MOUs have been signed: (i) MOU between the Central Bank of Nigeria and the National Bank of Rwanda on cross-border supervision and information sharing, (ii) MOU between  ...  The prosecution service has a presence in the city of Kigali and at the intermediary and primary levels.  ... 
doi:10.5089/9781513529677.002 fatcat:3jwxglnk75cbfoy7icjchlsckq
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