Consulate General of the Republic of Rwanda in Australia


A brief history of Rwanda that covers the development of the country from pre-colonial times, through colonial settlement, and post-independence to Rwanda today.  Read it here.


Culture and Governance

Rwanda has a rich culture that includes music and dance, art, and a variety of languages. The current governance framework of Rwanda is a presidential republic; the current President of Rwanda is Paul Kagame, who has served in office since 2000.  Find out more.



A summary of the geography of Rwanda, a hilly landlocked country in central Africa.  Find it here.


Photos of Rwanda

A selection of photos from across Rwanda. View them here.


Links for Further Reading

For more information about Rwanda we have provided a selection of links for further reading. See them here.