The Rwanda Young Water Professional is an international initiative spearheaded by the International Water Association (IWA). The Rwandan chapter (Rwanda Young Water Professional) was launched in December 2012 during the second East Africa Young Water Professionals Conference which took place in Kigali, Rwanda.
The Rwanda Young Water Professional (RYWP) is composed of young and dedicated water and environmental engineers and scientists with a mission to contribute in addressing various water challenges in Rwanda;
mainly focusing on :
     water resources and environmental management,
     sanitation and
     hygiene as well as
     climate change resilience and adaptation,
among others. Within these interests, the RYWP specializes in networking, knowledge development and sharing, as well as project development and implementation.