Dieter and Netzin Steklis have worked in Central-East Africa for over 20 years and understand the realities of regional conflict and stability. They stay in contact with local friends and colleages to remain informed about the situation on the ground.
The United States Department of State offers Rwanda info and travel alerts. U.S. citizens may also obtain up-to-date information on security conditions by calling 1-888-407-4747 from the United States and Canada, or 202-501-4444 from overseas.
Another good source of information is the Travel Advice for Rwanda from the Australian Department of Foreigh Affairs.