Rwanda Private Sector Capacity Building Project

Project Summary

Approval Date 27 Aug 2008
Signature Date 11 Nov 2008
Planned Completion Date 31 Oct 2013
Last Disbursement Planned Date 01 Dec 2013
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 32130
Commitment U.A 651,822.08
Status Completion

Project General Description

The Rwanda Private Sector Capacity Building Project aims to contribute to a capacitated Rwanda Private Sector Federation (RPSF) and an empowered private sector to play a lead role in increased growth and sustainable development. This project seeks to strengthen the RPSF to be a catalytic organization in the private sector development, with a private sector seen as the real engine of economic growth. The project comprises four main components, namely: (i) strengthening of the human and institutional capacity of RPSF; (ii) building competitiveness of SMEs and MSSEs (Empowering SME's increasing their competitiveness through skills upgrade); (iii) strengthening of the Interface Framework for engagement with the public and private sector; and (iv) professionalization of the voices of SME's, their actions and interventions in public policy processes, and their partnerships with the State.

Project Objectives

The goal or development objective of the project is to empower the private sector to play their lead role in increased growth and sustainable development in Rwanda while fully participating in the policy processes as an equal and respected partner.


The project should benefit to the Rwandan Private Sector Federation (RPSF) and SMEs.

Participating Organization

Fund for African Private Sector Assistance
Rwanda Private Sector Federation


IATI identifier 46002-P-RW-KB0-001
Last Update 22 Nov 2020


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Geographic Location

Country Rwanda