The team from the Rwanda Extractive Industry Workers Union (REWU) led by Eng. Mutsindashyaka Andre, Secretary General has held meeting with the Gakenke District Administration to discuss the promotion of decent work of the mining workers who are employed in mining companies and cooperatives operating in the district.
The talks took place on Tuesday, May 12, 2021 at the Gakenke District Headquarters with the participation of the Vice-Mayor for Economic Development, Mr. Aime Francois Niyonsenga, Representative of the Rwanda Mines, Petroleum and Gas Board (RMB) in Gakenke District Mr. Mbarute Nestor, Secretary General of REWU Eng. Mutsindashyaka Andre, REWU Deputy Secretary General and Lawyer Mr. Jean Marie Bwanakweli and REWU Coordinator in the Eastern and Northern Provinces, Mr. Musabyimana Deogratias.
The meeting focused on the joint efforts of the concerned institutions in the implementation of programs aimed at improving the livelihoods of miners as well as promoting decent work for those employees.