Rwanda Village Community Promoters
RVCP is a youth-led NGO in Rwanda. Founded in 1998 and started community work at village level since 2000 up to now.
RVCP community include university students, graduates and professionals. It is a legally registered entity in under Rwanda Government Board.
It is located in Huye District in the Southern province of Rwanda.
RVCP focus on health and agriculture concept projects to promote sustainable and responsible interventions at village level to encourage self-reliance and community-orientated solutions. We are currently running 10 programs in four chapters manely: Norther province ( Musanze and Rulindo Districts), Eastern province ( Nyagatare district), Southern province ( Huye, Nyaruguru, Gisagara, Nyanza and Nyamagabe Districts and Kigali city. Beside this, we also have students exchange programs with USA, Germany and Spain.
Working with youth as local volunteers has been a key part in the foundation upon which RVCP was built. It strives to increase awareness and develop youths’ problem solving skills, aptitude for fieldwork, and project planning abilities.
Furthermore, RVCP fosters an atmosphere of cultural exchange and skill sharing by working alongside each other.
Who We Are:
Rwanda Village Community Promoters (RVCP), formerly known as Rwanda Village Concept Project is a non-profit, youth-led, non-governmental organisation run by students at the University of Rwanda (UR). RVCP was founded in 1998 and started field work in the Huye district of southern Province of Rwanda in 2000. Since then, RVCP has expanded its community outreach and activities to include Kigali, eastern and northern Province of Rwanda.