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Meet the merry mother of 7, Theresa Mukasine. She is 56 years old. Her face is always lit with gaiety. Mukasine is a member of Isangano Cooperative, based in Karongi District. This cooperative is...
Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 15:02
Girls’ Rooms reducing school absence & boosting self-esteem
Girls’ Rooms reducing school absence & boosting self-esteemThe girl’s room at Groupe Schoilaire, Muko is self-contained with a bathroom, toilet, bedroom and meeting room where the girls meet...
Sunday, July 1, 2018 - 01:35
ActionAid Bangladesh team wowed by ActionAid Rwanda achievements
“I wish I could stay here for a whole year to study the way ActionAid Rwanda implements its policies. I am so impressed by your hard work that the staff puts into serving the community,” Ahmad Ibn...
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 13:20
Girls’ Camps; empowering girls with knowledge on SRHR
“I have learned a lot about Sexual & Reproductive Health Rights. Now I know my rights and no one can take advantage of me. It’s my first time to attend a girls’ camp but I wish to attend more and...
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:50
A tale of triumph
Maria Mukandekezi is a 59 year old single widowed mother who lives with her grandchildren in RuhungaMiyaga village, Murundi sector, Karongi district. Mukandekezi recalls a time when she was living a...
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 12:38
Meet Esperance Nyirahabiyambere, a beneficiary of the Public Financing for Agriculture(PFA) project
Meet Esperance Nyirahabiyambere, a beneficiary of the PFA project By Maria Kaitesi & Edward KarangwaAn aura of confidence, empowerment and wisdom fills the room when she begins to speak....
Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 18:47
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Food & land rights
Smallholder women farmers call for more support to boost agriculture
Smallholder women farmers call for more support to boost agricultureBy: EMMANUEL NTIRENGANYA, THE NEWTIMESWomen farmers have called for further interventions from all stakeholders to ensure...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 - 10:56
Food & land rights