Dear Guests, on behalf of the entire membership, the Governing Council, the Secretariat of the Rwanda Bar Association (RBA) and my own behalf, I have the pleasure to welcome you to the Rwanda Bar Association website.
This website provides access to a range of information in relation to the Bar Association structure and Activities. We trust that you will find information contained on this website useful.
President of the Bar Association
Julien- Gustave KAVARUGANDA
Our Latest News
This evening of 12th March 2018, the Chief Justice and President of the Supreme Court, Professor Sam Rugege officiated the […]
On the 02nd March the Rwanda Bar Association membership gathered at University of Rwanda Kimironko Campus ( Formal KIE) for […]
27th November 2017, Rwanda Bar has celebrated 20 years of Bar Association in Rwanda at Kigali Convention center. At the […]
Legal Aid Review 2018
Since January 2017 Until December2017, Rwanda Bar Association received 416 Applications; 45.4% Was from Male and 54.5% from Female.
The Rwanda Bar Association provides legal aid services to the genocide transferred cases
The Rwanda Bar Association provides Legal aid assistance and/or Presentation in court for children aged between 14-18 years old in criminal matters
The Rwanda Bar Association provides services such us Providing information to the public; Handling complains between advocates and the public; Providing legal information, advice, orientation, mediation, and legal assistance & representation to indigent and vulnerable people free of charge.
Since January 2017 until December 2017, 2255 minors were represented in court. 89% of assisted minors was male and 11% was female.
Since January 2017 until December 2017, 448 indigents waere represented before the supreme court. 83.7% was male whereas 16.2% was female.
Every Friday of the week, Rwanda Bar Association provide information to the public, Handle complains between advocates and the public, Provide legal information, advice, orientation, mediation, and legal assistance & representation to indigent and vulnerable people free of charge.