FONERWA and GGGI sign MoU to promote a green & climate-resilient economy in Rwanda

The National Fund for Environment -FONERWA and the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) have on Tuesday this week 20th April signed a Memorandum of Understating (MoU) which aimed at strengthening both parties’ further collaboration and cooperation in different areas. These include collaboration on the technical support towards the implementation of large-ticket-sized adaptation and mitigation projects.

The MoU also covers partnerships in providing the technical support to develop a pipeline of green investment projects as well as technical support for institutional building and knowledge management to support the growth of Fund to meet Rwanda’s sustainable development needs.

Speaking at the signing event, the Chief Executive Officer of FONERWA Teddy MUGABO MPINGANZIMA expressed the Fund’s commitment to work with GGGI to ensure a green and climate-resilient Rwanda.

‘We're excited about signing this MoU today. This is a continuation of an existing partnership. We look forward to continued productive cooperation in various areas including resource mobilization and supporting the Fund on various ongoing projects, she said’.

The Country Representative of GGGI Mr. Okechukwu Daniel Ogbonnaya said the signed MoU is a great boost to the existing partnership between the two institutions.

‘We are thrilled to renew the partnership with FONERWA today that will yield impactful results towards a green and climate-resilient Rwanda,’ He said.