Health Development Initiative (HDI)

Health Development Initiative is a Rwandan non-governmental organization founded in 2005 with the aim of working towards a society where every person enjoys the highest standards of health and wellbeing.

HDI’s mission is to empower individuals, communities and institutions to promote community health and development. Through a rights-based approach, HDI builds sustainable alliances to advocate for and support health-friendly policies and services for every Rwandan regardless of social, cultural, or economic status.

Area(s) of Focus

Family Planning and Reproductive Health, Gender Based Violence, HIV and AIDS, Nutrition, Rights Based Programs, Sexuality, Water, Sanitation and Hygiene, Youth

Other Areas of Focus

Community Health and Development, Human Rights and Right to Health

Current Districts Working in Rwanda

Gasabo, Huye, Kicukiro, Kigali, Muhanga, Nyanza, Nyarugenge, Nyaruguru