28.01.2013

H.E the High Commissioner of India Visits Rwanda Bureau of Standards



H.E the High Commissioner of India, accompanied by Mr. Kumar the Attache at the Indian High Commission in Kampala have visited the Rwanda Bureau of Standards today. In the welcome remarks, Dr. Mark Cyubahiro Bagabe, Director General of RBS argued it was a honour to welcome the High Commissiner and made an overview presentation of the Bureau. The High Commissioner informed that the visit was in the framework of follow up to the bilateral project to establish Food Testing Laboratories, and its aim was to fully understand what RBS does and especially visit the site that will accommodate the Indian Governement –supported Food Testing Laboratories to be established at RBS towards the end of this year.

 

The Visitors , after touring the National Quality Infrastructure, appreciated a quick run performed by the Bureau over ten years of existence and established that bilateral collaboration between Rwanda and India will take the Bureau’s success even further.

 

Mr. Antoine Mukunzi (Ag. Head of National Quality Testing Laboratories) explaining existing Laboratory functions to visitors (From  right : Dr. Mark Cyubahiro Bagabe, DG/RBS, Mr Kumar (Attache at the Indian High Commissionner in Kampala, H.E the High Commissioner and Mr. Jean Marie Vianney Minani from MINAFFET)