Thrilling News About Rwanda Youth Konnekt Europe ’19!

We cannot tell you how excited we are to get closer to the “YouthConnekt Convention Europe ’19” in Milan! It is exactly 35 days until D-Day! Thank you for registering to this convention and sharing our excitement as it approaches! We cannot wait to witness all the greatness you will bring to our gathering comes May! As you prepare, we would like to give you a few tips to check off right before you pack your bags.

  • Visa Process: Depending on where you’ll be joining us from, you may need a Visa. Hence, make sure you have your invitation at hand plus other important documents requested by the Embassy. This will make sure your visa process runs smooth!
  • Transportation: The next step is to make sure you have adequate transportation to the city of Milan and around the city! This is the perfect time to have your traveling agency book that flight! And don’t forget to check out accessible transportation in Milan, as we will be there for 3 days!
  • Accommodation: The city of Milan is a beautiful city that has many hotels and motels with a good budget range. So, make sure you look up which one suits you best and book it! We wouldn’t want you to wait until the last minute to do this!
  • Time off arrangements: Some of us will be traveling from abroad and will require more time to make the trip to and from Milan. We have not forgotten you! Please fill out a form on the listed link, and you can be sent an invitation letter that you can present as you request time off!
In the spirit of having all of us ready for #MayinMilan, here is a sneak peek of the themes

Thursday  9 May: Business Conference

Friday    10 May: Industry Visit

Saturday  11 May: Main Convention Day

Stay Tuned for more thrilling announcements as we get closer to our Convention! And don’t forget to keep sharing and inviting your friends and loved ones. And don’t forget to use our hashtags.

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With an immense and growing thrill,


IRYD Co-President Jaures Habineza Launches 100% Innovative Made in Rwanda Online e-Commerce Website

IRYD Co-President Jaures Habineza Launches 100% Innovative Made in Rwanda Online e-Commerce Website

Kigali, Rwanda and Montreal, Canada | Last Updated: June 13, 2017 11:44 AM EDT

Jaures Habineza, IRYD Co-President and CEO of Made in Rwanda Online announced the official launch of an international e-commerce platform to sell Rwandan-made products and services. The website found at is also 100% made in Rwanda by a dynamic group of young Rwandan programmers. The new website is expected ”to serve as an online Rwandan and international marketplace” that will connect sellers, manufactures and consumers in Rwanda and around the globe.

Mr. Jaures Habineza, IRYD Co-President and CEO of Made in Rwanda Online.

”Beyond promoting and selling made in Rwanda products, the web platform is a hub for innovation, creation and employment for Rwandan youth,” Moses Gashirabake, Co-President of IRYD said following the launch. ”We shall do everything to support Jaures’ initiatives as they are in line with the many reasons he and I co-founded IRYD; to stimulate the creation of innovative small and medium-sized enterprises among Rwandan youth at home and abroad,” Moses added.

Made in Rwanda Online is a fully interactive space and gives better access to many categories of products and promotions. Jaures stated that ”current and prospective clients will find useful information about Rwandan-made products and services and recent products on the homepage.” Among many features, ”the site contains integrated social media buttons for Facebook, Twitter, and Google plus to foster improved communication with our clients” Jaures added. Made in Rwanda Online will constantly update content with more products helpful information, articles, blogs, newsletters, company announcements and client successes in the testimonials section and the Made in Rwanda Online Magazine.

For questions, suggestions, feedback or comments, you may reach out to Made in Rwanda Online via and their dedicated team will respond to you.

We at IRYD congratulate our Co-President Jaures and wish him nothing but good fortune.

IRYD Communiqué