On 30th of November and 1st of December 2009, Grow Organic - Africa (GOA) with the financial support of UNEP-UNCTAD CBTF and the Belgian Technical Cooperation organized a two-day Rwandan organic stakeholder workshop on the organic action plan of the country.
The workshop was held at the Urumuli hotel in Gicumbi, Rwanda and was attended by 31participants from the public and private sector. At the meeting, stakeholders were informed of the status of organic initiatives in Rwanda and cooperation among the different initiatives were increased. In addition, a draft organic action plan was developed for the country. The participants appointed a committee of five people who will finalize the plan and seek acceptance from the relevant ministries and agencies.