Rwanda will allocate funding to support blockchain and other technologies in the next financial year starting July 1, 2019

According to Newtimes, at the monthly meeting with the Rwanda blockchain community on December 11, Paula Ingabire, Minister of ICT (Building Information Communication Technology) and Innovation, said that the next financial year, starting on July 1, 2019 Part of Rwanda's ICT budget will be used to support emerging technologies, including blockchain. The plan is included in the "Emerging Technology Policy and Strategy" of the Ministry of ICT and Innovation, which aims to leverage technologies from the Fourth Industrial Revolution, such as robotics, artificial intelligence and blockchain.