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
Over 80 Rwanda Bar Association members attended training on UN Guiding Principles on Business & Human Rights
15th June 2017, over 80 members of Rwanda Bar Association gathered at Lemigo Hotel / Kigali for Training on UN […]
On 26th May 2016 the Rwanda Bar Association membership gathered at Sports View Hotel/ Kigali-Remera for the election of RBA […]
As Rwanda commemorate the victims of the Genocide against the Tutsi for the 23rd time, the Rwanda Bar Association joined […]
Legal Aid Review
The Rwanda Bar Association provides legal aid services to genocide transfer cases
The Rwanda Bar Association provides Legal aid assistance and/or Presentation in court for minors Under 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 2016 until December 2016 1639 minors was assisted/ represented in court. 87% of assisted minors was male and 13% was female.
Since January 2016 until December 2016, 653 indigents was assisted and/or represented in court. 82% was male whereas 18% 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.