Kigali, is the first city in Africa to be bestowed with the prestigious Habitat Scroll of Honor Award in the recognition of its cleanliness, peacefulness and security.
Internationally, Rwanda is hailed as a model of good governance. Corruption is negligible. Tourism is on the rise and GDP growth rate has been strong, averaging 6% per year for the last 14 years. In a recent World Bank study Rwanda’s economy was cited as the best performing economy in sub-Saharan Africa. The World Bank has also ranked Rwanda among the top 20 Reformers globally in its Doing Business report 2009. Strong political leadership, driving a programme