Mme DE BONHEUR Jeanne d’Arcwas appointed Minister of Disaster Management and Refugees (MIDIMAR) on 31st August, 2017. Born on 19th April, 1978, Hon. Minister DE BONHEUR Jeanne d’Arc is married with three children.

She holds a Master’s Degree of Business Law awarded by the former National University of Rwanda (Current University of Rwanda) in 2012.

Hon. Minister Mme DE BONHEUR Jeanne d’Arc has held various appointments with the following as her main career highlights:

  • From 31st August, 2017 to now: Minister of Disaster Management and Refugees (MIDIMAR)
  • From 24th April, 2013 – 29th August, 2017: Legislative drafting and Advisory Specialist in Rwanda Parliament (Senate)
  • January, 2013 to 23rd April, 2013: Legal Officer in Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA)
  • 2011-2012: Legal Drafter and Advisor in Rwanda Parliament (Chamber of Deputies)
  • 2008-2011: Court Registrar in Commercial (Musanze and NYARUGENGE) court

Apart from the above mentioned held positions, Mme DE BONHEUR Jeanne d'Arc served as a Board member of Rwanda Printery Company Ltd after the appointment of the board by the cabinet meeting held on 19th February, 2016

Repatriation and Reintegration

The family of NIYOYIGIRA Veronique and MAYIRA Thadee has registered great achivements after their repatriation.
Theoneste BAVUGAMENSHI owns a renown workshop in his village at Kiramuruzi trading center.
( Left)Uwamukama Domina, returned in 2009 from DRC, she was trained in tailoring skills (2013).
Hagabimana Emmanuel returned from DRC in 2011, he aspires a bright future after completing carpentry skills training.
All Rwandans participate to free and fair elections.