New Delhi: High Commission of Rwanda in New Delhi celebrated Commonwealth Day on March 13th, joining the rest of the Commonwealth nations in observing this annual event. This year’s theme was “Delivering a Common Future: Connecting, Innovating, Transforming”, which highlighted the importance of collaboration and innovation in achieving sustainable development goals.
The celebrations were attended by government officials, diplomats, and members of the public, who participated in plantation of trees at MCD School New Friends Colony. A discussions on the role of the Commonwealth in promoting global cooperation and development was conducted at AAFT informed Dr. Sandeep Marwah Chair for Indo Rwanda Film and Cultural Forum.
In her address, High Commissioner of Rwanda to India H.E. Jacqueline Mukangira emphasized the importance of the Commonwealth in fostering dialogue and understanding among nations, as well as its potential to drive economic growth and development. She also highlighted Rwanda’s commitment to promoting gender equality and empowering youth, two key areas of focus for the Commonwealth.
Overall, the Commonwealth Day celebrations were a testament to the country’s strong ties with the Commonwealth and its commitment to promoting cooperation and sustainable development in the region and beyond. The event was supported by Indo Rwanda Film and Cultural Forum of International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry.