The Norges Vel initiated development organisation RUDI receives a prestigious award for their development work in Africa. The award is handed over by Kofi Annan. utviklingsorganisasjonen RUDI mottar en høythengende pris for sitt viktige utviklingsarbeid i Afrika. Prisen overrekkes av Kofi Annan.
In the end of September RUDI was given an award for their work as a bridge builder and competency development organisation during the The African Green Revolution Forum in Arusha, Tanzania. Kofi Annan, the former UN secretary general and board leader in Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa, awarded the recognition.