Staff profiles

Promoting sustainable development and environmental protection at community level requires special technical and organizational skills as well as stakeholder participation. Our RDIS team is composed of experts stationed in different locations in Rwanda who are tackling the challenge. Please feel free to contact our team with any questions or concerns.

Mr Viateur NTARINDWA
Executive Secretary
As executive secretary of RDIS, he is responsible for maintaining good relationships between RDIS and its partners, seeking for new partnerships to extend the work of RDIS, ensuring proper management and utilization of RDIS resources, managing of RDIS human resources and materials. He is also responsible for developing policies, monitoring and evaluation tools to make the organization to be more effective.
Mrs Emilienne AKIMPAYE
Director of Finance and Accounting
As the accountant of RDIS organisation, she is responsible for preparing organizational budgets in collaboration with heads of departments and project managers. She files also all financial records, bank statements and bank reconciliation reports.
Mr Desire BISAMA
RDIS CCER Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) director
He is the newly recruited Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) director, who is responsible for the design, coordination and implementation of all the monitoring, evaluation and research activities with regard to CCER project. He holds the position of Director of Evangelism in Church Community Transformation Project and capacity building in RDIS.
Mr Eric BAGENZI
Project Manager of CCER-1
Project Manager of CCER project Phase One -- Credits for Emission Reduction project. He is responsible for setting criteria for selecting project enumerators and beneficiaries in close collaboration with field coordinators as well as the monitoring and evaluation officer. He is also responsible for the dissemination of project monitoring tools acquired from ICSEA-UCB and ensuring their proper use.
Ms Marianne BOUTON
Belgian volunteer pensioner, agricultural engineer and teacher.
Helps to revive the Mbayaya farm and its agro-ecological training centre. Teaches French to the teachers of the Zion Education Center.
Mr Vincent MINANI
Field Coordinator for Shyogwe zone
He prepares organizational plan for Shyogwe zone, coordinates projects in the working zone, and he conducts trainings and workshops. Other duties include raising awareness of community members in which RDIS is implementing projects.
Rev. Archd. Andre RWAGAHUNGU
Field coordinator for Butare zone
He is responsible for preparation of organizational plan for Butare zone, selecting of beneficiaries, coordination of all projects with in the zone, conducting trainings and workshops as well as undertaking monitoring of planned projects and activities.
Mr Zephanie HATEGEKIMANA
Field Coordinator in Cyangugu Zone
As head of the zonal office in Cyangugu, he is responsible for preparation of an organizational plan for his area; Selecting beneficiaries; Coordination of all projects with in the zone; Conducting training and workshops as well as undertaking monitoring and evaluation of all projects in the area. Other duties include raising awareness of community members in which RDIS is implementing projects.
Mrs Valentine MUTUYIMANA
Field coordinator for Kigeme zone
Valentine's responsibility include preparation of organizational plan for Kigeme zone, selecting of beneficieries, coordination of all projects with in the zone, conducting trainings and workshops as well as undertaking monitoring of planned projects and activities.
Mrs Jeannine UWAMAHORO
Cashier
As cashier of RDIS organisation, she is responsible for paying invoices, filling of cash books, writing financial reports on monthly and quarterly basis and maintaining of financial records in collaboration with the accountant.
Eng Richard MADETE
Expatriate for Capacity Building & Environmental Management
He is an expat responsible for capacity building in Project Cycle, Project Management and Environmental Management with the aim of enabling RDIS team to initiate, plan and implement sustainable development projects. He is additionally responsible for establishing and/or strengthening networks with local and international organisations.

Achievements 2019

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Vision Statement
A Holy Soul in a Healthy Body.
Mission Statement
To safeguard environment, increase the production aiming at sustainable and holistic development.
Objectives Statement
To promote sustainable development by mobilizing the community members to lift themselves out of poverty.