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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...
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...
“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...
“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...
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...
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....
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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...