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Directorate of Animal Resources

 The Directorate of Animal Resources elaborates and monitors policies, strategies, guidelines and instructions aimed at improving animal resources in the country.
Specifically, the Directorate monitors the implementation of the following special Government programs:

  •     The One Cow per poor family program;
  •    Milk drinking campaign to fight malnutrition;
  •     One Cup of milk per child in schools;
  •     Monitoring and finding solutions to different farmer’s concerns
  •     Programs for improving animal production i.e:
  •     Genetic improvement programs aimed at increasing animal products;
  •     Implementation of the dairy strategy;
  •     Implementation of meat strategy;
  •     Promotion of small stock in the country (Sheep, goats, pigs and rabbits);
  •     Programs for promotion of poultry;
  •     Programs for promotion of beekeeping;
  •     Implementation of the fish master plan.
  •     Different laws, regulations and Ministerial Instructions in Animal Resources: Nº 54/2008 of 10/09/2008
  •     Law determining the prevention and fight against contagious diseases for domestic animals in Rwanda N° 58/2008 of 10/09/2008
  •     Law determining the organisation and management of aquaculture and fishing in Rwanda Nº 25/2013 of 10/05/2013
  •     Law determining the organization and functioning of beekeeping  in Rwanda Nº 007/11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order determining the requirements for issuance of fishing license and its period of validity N°008/11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order determining the organization of veterinary pharmacy practice N⁰009/11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order on stray cattle and other domestic animals Nº010/11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order determining aquaculture and fishing zones Nº 011/11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order on the importation, marketing and distribution modalities of aquaculture
  •     and fisheries products, equipment and materials  Nº 012//11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order on animal slaughtering, meat inspection N°013/11.30 of 18/11/2010
  •     Ministerial Order on transport and trade of meat

Contact details:

Director General:Dr.RUTAGWENDA Theogen

E-mail: trutagwenda@minagri.gov.rw  Tel: 0788303309