(RWANDA) officially the Republic of Rwanda is a sovereign state in central and east Africa. The climate of the country is temperate to subtropical, with two rainy seasons and two dry seasons each year.
The new Rwanda flag was officially adopted on October 25, 2001. It was designed by a local artist. The green is symbolic of the country's prosperity, the yellow is symbolic of potential and real economic development, and the blue is symbolic of happiness and peace. The sun and its rays are said to represent enlightenment.