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With the backdrop of deepening vaccine inequality, climate disasters, and continued efforts to delay real action, COP26 got underway this weekend. This much anticipated United Nations conference has drawn attention not least for its significance in the struggle against climate change but also for mismanagement by the UK, the host of COP26.One issue that civil society has mobilised around is representation and access to the conference. Networks like the Global Greens put in motion initiatives... Read more
Poor handling of garbage, coupled with toxic effluents from industrial, mining and garage activities continue to foment trouble that could ruin lives and marine wildlife in Rwanda’s river if unchecked, a new study revealed.An assessment report on pollution of the Nile Basin and associated water ecosystem basins in Rwanda singles out household waste as polluting water bodies the most, followed industrial establishments and car garages.While the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda which commissioned... Read more
Mu gitondo cyo kuri uyu wa Mbere tariki 25 Ukwakira 2021, Ishyaka Riharanira Demokarasi no Kurengera Ibidukikije ryatunguranye risohora itangazo ryirukana abarwanashyaka baryo babiri b’Imena bashinjwa ubugambanyi no gushaka gusenya ishyaka ‘baririmo’.Ntabwo ari ibintu byari biherutse muri iri shyaka rifite ibirango by’icyatsi kibisi, nyuma y’imyaka itatu rije mu mashyaka ya mbere atavuga rumwe n’ubutegetsi yinjiye mu Nteko Ishinga Amategeko, mu matora yabaye mu 2018.Abarwanashyaka birukanwe ni... Read more
The Central Executive Committee of the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda after getting advice from the Party’s Ethics and Disciplinary Committee on matters concerning acts of treachery and misconduct by:  Mr.TUYISHIME Jean Deogratious and Mr.MUTABAZI Ferdinand, whom have been harboring treacherous plans of destroying the party from within  by creating another political party, which they say they have resources and support from people outside the country. They have been mobilizing several party... Read more
Komite Nyobozi Nshingwabikora y’Ishyaka Riharanira Demokarasi no Kurengera Ibidukikije mu Rwanda (DGPR), nyuma yo kugirwa Inama na Komite Nkemurampaka y'Ishyaka, kuwa 24 Ukwakira 2021, kubijyanye ni myitwarire mibi yagiye iranga bamwe mubarwanashyaka bayo bagizwe na Bwana Tuyishime Jean Deogratious na Bwana Mutabazi Ferdinand aho byagaragaye ko bafite imigambi mibisha kandi y’ubugambanyi yo gusenya Ishyaka barisenyera muryo benda gushinga bavuga ko babiterwamo inkunga n’abari hanze y’igihugu,... Read more
A new research has established that at 47.8 per cent household waste is the leading cause of pollution in Nyabarongo River. Household waste mainly comprised of rubbish, garbage and sewage enter Nyabarongo River through the ravine Nyabugogo swamp that connects to it.  With a length of 351 km, Nyabarongo is Rwanda’s major and longest river. The research carried out from April to October 2021 and commissioned by Democratic Green Party also found out that the absence of soil erosion control... Read more
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda has launched research findings that show unusual  high levels of water pollution for the Nile Basin Area in Rwanda, especially in the Nyabarongo and Akagera rivers.The study unveiled this Sunday, was conducted from April-October 2021 by several scientists headed by Dr. Jean Damascene Gashumba assisted by Jean Marie Vianey Mwiseneza, all from the Party’s Environmental Committee.The research attributed to the rapid-city population growth has increased... Read more
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda launched research findings on Water Pollution study on the Nile Basin area in Rwanda-Case study, River Nyabarongo on 16th October 2021. The study was done between April-Otober 2021. It was conducted by several party scientists headed by Dr.Jean Damascene Gashumba who was deputized by the Party’s Environmental Commissioner, Jean Marie Vianey Mwiseneza.Nyabarongo is the major and longest River in Rwanda, with a total length of 351 km (218 miles). It begins its... Read more
Ubushakashatsi bwakozwe n’Ishyaka riharanira Demokarasi no Kurengera Ibidukikije (Democratic Green Party of Rwanda/DGPR) buvuga ko imigezi yisuka muri Nyabarongo/Akagera hamwe n’ikirere cyo muri icyo cyogogo cy’Uruzi rwa Nil bihumanye.Umushakashatsi Dr Damascene Gashumba, avuga ko imyanda ituruka mu ngo ifite uruhare mu guhumanya amazi n’ikirere ku rugero rungana na 47.8%(akurikije imibare y’abamusubije mu bushakashatsi).Avuga kandi ko mu bantu 90 bakorera ibigo bya Leta, iby’abikorera n’... Read more
Communities supposed to be worried about the fate of Rwanda’s most significant river are actually the ones who are its biggest threat, a new study suggests.The findings of a research commissioned by the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda (DGPR) shows that the waste produced in our homes is biggest cause of Nyabarongo river pollution”.Nyabarongo River is a major river in Rwanda, with a total length of 351 km (218 miles) the longest river in Rwanda. The river begins its course at the confluence of... Read more
Officials from the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda have warned that they will not remain silent or give up unless the existing issues in environmental degradation are resolved.The warning was made on October 16, 2021, during the release of findings of the study which was conducted by the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda to find out the source of Nyabarongo river pollution which also damages other rivers in the Nile Basin.Dr Gashumba Damascène, who led the study, said that 47.8% of causes of... Read more
Ishyaka riharanira demokarasi no kurengera ibidukikije mu Rwanda [Democratic Green Party] ryatangaje ubushakashatsi rimaze amezi asaga 6 rikora ku kwangirika k’ikibaya cy’uruzi rwa Nili by’umwihariko mu kibaya cya Nyabarongo.Mu kumurika ubu bushakashatsi,Ishyaka Democratic Green Party of Rwanda [DGPR] ryavuze ko igitera guhumana k’umugezi wa Nyabarongo harimo imyanda iva mu ngo zo hirya no hino mu mujyi wa Kigali ingana na 47,8 ku ijana, ubuhinzi budakoze ku buryo burwanya isuri bufite 24,4 ku... Read more
Umuyobozi w’Ishyaka riharanira Demokarasi no kurengera ibidukikije mu Rwanda, (Green Party) akaba Umudepite mu Nteko ishinga Amategeko y’u Rwanda, Dr Frank Habineza asanga abakozi ba Leta bagakwiye kujya mu kiruhuko cy’izabukuru ku myaka 60 aho kuba 65 kugira ngo bahe umwanya urubyiruko rutagira akaziSitati rusange igenga Abakozi ba Leta mu ngingo yayo ya 101 yateganyije ko ujya mu kiruhuko cy’izabukuru aba afite imyaka 65, cyakora, Umukozi wa Leta wujuje imyaka 60 ashobora gusaba gushyirwa mu... Read more
Prof Papa Meissa Dieng (RIP)
Eulogy for Prof.PAPA MEISSA DIENG (Senegal)‘A baobab of Ecology in Africa is gone’The entire family of the African greens federation (AGF) is in deep sorrow after the sudden death, on Friday August 20, 2021 of the Professor, Papa Meissa DIENG, formerly President of the “Convergence des Ecologistes du Senegal” (CES), founding member of the Federation of African Green political parties and its former Secretary General.Through his disappearance, the continental structure of Greens both in Africa... Read more
Komisiyo ya Politiki n’Imiyoborere muri Sena, muri gahunda yayo yo kugenzura imikorere y’inzego z’imitwe ya politiki yemewe mu Rwanda, yakiriye Ishyaka Riharanira Demukarasi no Kurengera Ibidukikije [Democratic Green Party], rishimirwa kwimakaza uburinganire mu nzego z’imiyoborere yaryo. Source: Abasenateri bashimye uko Green Party yubahiriza uburinganire | IGIHEKuri uyu wa 26 Nyakanga 2021, ni bwo Abasenateri bakiriye abayobozi b’Ishyaka Green Party, basuzuma ingingo zirimo imitegekere y’iri... Read more
he Democratic Green Party of Rwanda finds that the existence of Global Alliance for a Green New Deal will play an important role in climate crisis and the crisis of inequalities which are inextricably linked.Dr. Frank Habineza, Opposition MP and President of the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda and member of the Global Alliance for a Green New Deal said on Monday, July 19, 2021 that “The Alliance is timely because it has been launched just four months ahead of COP26 in Glasgow, the aim is to... Read more
NEW ALLIANCE LAUNCHES TO DRIVE THE GREEN NEW DEAL UP THE GLOBAL AGENDA-        With IPPC expected to say we are closer to 1.5 degree temperature rise than previously thought, new alliance vows to drive the Green New Deal up the global agenda-        Members include politicians from every corner of the globe from the world’s biggest nations to island states-        Founded by: Rep. Ilhan Omar, US; Dep Joenia Wapichana, Brazil; Manon Aubry MEP, France; Caroline Lucas MP and Clive Lewis MP, UK;... Read more
Nduwayezu Peter, Commiseur
Le Parti Democratque Vert du Rwanda ou Green Party  recommande que le nombre des Députés au Parlement rwandais augmente de vingt membres, pour atteindre cent Députés, selon le Président de Green Party, Dr Frank Habineza.« La raison est simple. En 2003, les électeurs étaient 4 millions pour une population d’environ sept millions d’habitants. Depuis lors, les électeurs sont 8 millions pour une population de 12 millions d’habitants. Aujourd’hui, il y a une partie de la population que n’atteignent... Read more
Ishyaka riharanira Demokarasi no kurengera ibidukikije, Democratic Green Party ririfuza ko hahindurwa uburyo bwakurikizwaga bwo kwinjira mu nteko ishinga amategeko ku mitwe ya politike n’abakandida bigenga kuko itegeko rikurikizwa ari iryo mu mwaka wa 2003 kandi ubu abaturage bariyongereye.Mu biganiro abarwanashyaka b’iri shyaka bagiranye ndetse bari batumiyemo itangazamakuru, bavuze ko kuba mu Rwanda [hagikurikizwa Itegeko Nshinga ryo muri 2003, kandi umubare w’abanyarwanda wiyongereye bityo... Read more
Uwera Jackie, Komiseri
Ishyaka Riharanira Demokarasi no kurengera ibidukikije (Democratic Green Party of Rwanda) ryifuza ko umubare w’Abadepite batorwa mu Nteko Ishinga Amategeko wava kuri 80 ukagera ku 100 kugira ngo babashe gutanga umusaruro nk’uko bikwiye.Ubusanzwe Inteko Ishinga Amategeko y’u Rwanda, igizwe n’abadepite 80 n’abasenateri 26.Ishyaka rya Green Party, kuri uyu wa Gatandatu tariki ya 22 Gicurasi 2021 mu kiganiro ryagiranye n’itangazamakuru, ryatangaje ko ryifuza ko umubare w’Abadepite wiyongera bakava... Read more