The more you interact with others and the longer you interact with them the higher your risk of COVID-19 infection. In line with the latest guidelines issued by the Ministry of Health and Rwanda Biomedical Centre related to COVID-19, several precautions have been adopted to minimize the risk of infection and reduce your risk at meetings.
In accordance with cabinet resolution of 25th September 2020, COVID-19 tests are no longer required for social gatherings including weddings with less than 30 attendees. For weddings with more than 30 attendees, negative COVID-19 tests are still required.
(microphones, phones, etc.) should not be shared. When this is not possible tools and equipment should be disinfected after each participant’s use.
Lowest risk: Virtual-only activities, events, and gatherings.
Moderate risk: Smaller outdoor and in-person gatherings in which individuals from different households remain spaced at least 2 meters apart, wear masks, do not share objects, and come from the same local area (e.g., village, cell).
Higher risk: Medium-sized in-person gatherings that are adapted to allow individuals to remain spaced at least 2 meters apart and with attendees coming from outside the local area.
Highest risk: Large in-person gatherings where it is difficult for individuals to remain spaced at least 2 meters apart and attendees travel from outside the local area.
For more details refer to the latest national guidelines and for additional information on COVID-19, visit the RBC website www.rbc.gov.rw