In 2016, the University of Rwanda with the University of Koblenz-Landau (Germany) established a bilateral collaboration aiming at professional development, carrying out research together, exchange member of staffs and students and provision of a double degree program for students who were successfully selected to pursue some studies in both universities.

In the last summer 2018, Six (6) Rwandan students enrolled under the Master’s... Read more

The Emory University and the Center of Excellence in Biodiversity & Natural Resource Management (CoEB) at the University of Rwanda have been working on a climate-smart agriculture project for about a year, in collaboration with Rwanda Housing Authority and the Global Green Growth Institute. A couple of months ago, Emory researchers (Eri Saikawa and Alexander Avramov) have conducted a short-term field campaign to test instruments together with Raymond Umazekabiri, a CoEB researcher and... Read more

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Venuste NSENGIMANA, the newly appointed Deputy Director of the Center of Excellence in Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management(CoEB) which is in the College of Science and Technology at University of Rwanda. 

Dr. Venuste Nsengimana is a Lecturer of Biology - Education(UR-CE) with a Bachelor's degree in education - Biology(Former NUR), an MSc in Biodiversity Conservation(UR-CST), and a Ph.D. in Agronomic Sciences and Biological Engineering from... Read more

The UR Center of Excellence in Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management (CoEB) facilitated a two day training workshop entitled ‘Introduction to Distance Sampling’ from 16-17 May 2018.  Workshop participants included people from the different Nodes of the CoEB to enhance their capacity in distance sampling, a critical analytic tool for the analysis of wildlife or plant distribution and abundance data used for management and policy development.  Approximately 30 Research... Read more