The minister for economy, transport, agriculture and viniculture of Rhineland-Palatinate, Dr. Volker Wissing and a strong delegation visited INES-Ruhengeri on 28 May 2018. The Minister and his team arrived at INES-Ruhengeri at 11:00 and welcomed by INES authorities. Dr VOLKER visited Tissu culture laboratory to see the seeds multiplication process.
After the tour around INES, guests and INES community joined they sits in the conference hall and follow speeches and presentation.
When addressing his speech to the public, The Deputy Legal representative of INES-Ruhengeri, Mr. Alexis BYAMANA welcomed and thanked everyone for their presence. He especially welcomed Minister Dr. Wissing and his team for the visit at INES-Ruhengeri. “It’s a good opportunity and great pleasure to be with you” He said
Using the power point presentation, The Rector of INES-Ruhengeri, Fr. Dr. Fabien HAGENIMANA explained INES approach of Applied Sciences and how this methodology helps to train skilled students who can lead to the community development through innovations.
He also explained the areas in agriculture where INES can partner with the ministry of economy, transport, agriculture and viniculture of Rhineland-Palatinate.
The main topic was the cooperation of INES-Ruhengeri and Rhineland-Palatinate in the agriculture sector.
Minister Dr. Wissing took the opportunity to talk to the audience “I am very happy to be here today, INES is a good place” He said “It’s good to hear from students who have clear image of their future in their academic field” He added
He concluded by saying that Students and Staff exchange in agriculture sector for research purpose and Establishing Smart farming sector will be the results of this visit.