Practice Relating to Rule 143. Dissemination of International Humanitarian Law among the Civilian Population
In 2010, in its initial report to the Committee on the Rights of the Child under the Optional Protocol on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict, Rwanda stated:
Dissemination of the  Optional Protocol [on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict], in all relevant languages to all children and adults, in particular to people responsible for recruitment of soldiers, and training offered to members of all professional categories who work with children and advocate for them
122. MIGEPROF [Ministry in the Office of the Prime Minister in charge of Gender and Promotion of the Family] annually organizes campaigns to explain the …  Optional Protocol [on the Involvement of Children in Armed Conflict] … , the Law [Relating to] the Rights and Protection of the [C]hild [A]gainst [V]iolence [(2001)] … as well as the National policy on Orphans and Other Vulnerable Children. These campaigns target all brackets of the population such as teachers, social workers, representatives of NGOs and various local religious confessions, local government authorities. The campaigns also target the population in general since popular meetings are organized for this purpose.
123. With the support of UNDP, NHRC [National Human Rights Commission] has just translated the Protocol into Kinyarwanda and the next step is its dissemination.