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Action for Socio-Economic Development and Sustainability (ASED) is a Rwandan non – governmental organisation of public interest formed by Rwandan professionals from different background with experiences in social, economic and ecological development. ASED is devoted to the development of social and economic well-being of the rural and urban communities in Rwanda.

ASED is regulated by articles of association in accordance with Law N°04/2012 of 17 February 2012 that regulates national non-governmental organisations and officially registered in Rwanda Government Board (RGB) under the Registration Number: 410/RGB/NGO/OC/03/2018.

ASED has its head office located at KG 18 Ave, Remera Sector, Gasabo District, Kigali City.


Empowered and well-off rural and urban communities developing their social and economic well-being from sustainable development actions.


Contributing to the rural and urban communities’ empowerment, eradication of poverty, hunger and other related challenges through knowledge and skills transfer as well as the actions that contribute to the socio-economic development and sustainability.

Core values

  • Action for Results and Impact
  • Commitment to Partnership
  • Transparency and Accountability
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Gender Sensitivity
  • Equity and Justice