From 6th to 10th August 2018 INES-Ruhengeri hosted an international workshop around the theme “Research Development Workshop for Responsible Land Management” where experts from 11 countries (Netherlands, Germany, Sweden, Ethiopia, Burundi, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, South Sudan, RDC and Rwanda) converged in Rwanda at INES-Ruhengeri.
In his remarks during the opening of the workshop, Fr. Dr Fabien HAGENIMANA, The Rector of INES-Ruhengeri thanked all trainees and the trainers. He explained the process INES has gone through and how INES chooses land related academic programs, Land Survey, Land Administration and Management and Civil Engineering. “We expect that this workshop is an added value not only for INES teaching agenda but also for its research agenda in addressing issues related to agriculture, land administration and management in Rwanda in particular and in the region as a whole.“ He said
Prof. Walter de Vries on of the trainers explained how they have chosen INES to host this important workshop and the role of the workshop in research development in the represented universities.