Rwanda, officially the Republic of Rwanda, is a country in the Great Rift Valley, where the African Great Lakes region of East Africa converge. One of the smallest countries on the African mainland, its capital city is Kigali.Rwanda has a population of over 12.6 million living on 26,338 km2 (10,169 sq mi) of land, and is the most densely populated mainland African country.

Rwandan elephants have begun to stabilise within Akagera National Park with a total of around 80 individuals occupying the park.

Rwanda elephants