What is Ignite Rwanda

Ignite Rwanda is your platform to find information and stay updated about the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Rwanda.

With entrepreneurship and private sector development being a key focus area in the Government of Rwanda’s strategies for growth and development, it is an arena constantly growing and introducing new initiatives, support systems and ideas. Ignite Rwanda aims to bring all of them to you on one platform.

Whether you are a student dreaming to start your own business, an existing entrepreneur wanting to grow , a cooperative in search for support systems, an organisation supporting start-up businesses, or an investor looking to support promising businesses , Ignite Rwanda is the platform for you.

Expert Advise

There is a lot of information out there for young entrepreneurs in search for advice and guidelines in how to get started on their business. We have collected some of it for you.

Who is Doing What


“Since we are trying to build a knowledge-based economy, we should also be building knowledge-based businesses.”

Patrick Cyusa - African Innovation Prize