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Kayonza: Women hail associations for social development

Women in Mburabuturo cell, Mukarange sector of Kayonza district have commended forming associations for changing their mindset and improving livelihoods. Women said this on October 15 while marking International Rural Women’s day. Monika Mukarukwaya, a resident in Mburabuturo cell disclosed that she was ignorant on development through saving, saying she never expected Rwf100 she contributed […]

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Meet Mukeshimana the proud seller of flour

Meet Mukeshimana the proud seller of flour

For most women in Rwandan society, it is not easy to spend a day covered in flour, armed with her weighing scale ready is Donatilla Mukeshimana covered in flour. With a smile on her face she says that her livelihood depends on her being able to get dirty. She is one of the brave women […]

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Women tailors experiencing slow business

Women tailors experiencing slow business

The services of a tailor are always needed because every day every human needs to wear cloths either to attend an occasion or just look good. Passion for sewing and wearing good clothes inspired Annonciata Mutuyemariya to venture into tailoring business. Learning tailoring was the best choice Mutuyemariya had ever made. She was once an […]

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Umubyeyi’s journey: from civil work to entrepreneurship

Umubyeyi’s journey: from civil work to entrepreneurship

After years career as a social worker at Gihundwe health centre in Rusizi district, serving in that healthy facility, Umubyeyi still felt unfulfilled because she was not in a position to make important, strategic decisions for her future. As a result, she followed her entrepreneurial yearning to start his own business. In an interview with […]

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AVEGA members renew hope for the future

AVEGA members renew hope for the future

Avega Agahozo an organization of Genocide widows has given them self-esteem, confidence and hope for the future, says says Celestine Uwimpaye, the coordinator of AVEGA Agahozo in Western Province.  She said that for the past 20 years after Tutsi genocide widows have been encouraged to go to school; many have shelter and those suffering from […]

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Dealing with children’s hair grooming and styling

Dealing with children’s hair grooming and styling

Some hair styles are too tight on the kids and make them hate the whole experience  Sometimes, you see the conflicting emotions of a mother who wants her daughter to keep her hair, knowing her daughter loves having the hair but at the same time wishing her little girl did not have to go through […]

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Nyaruguru: Entrepreneur urges girls to dream big

One of the commercial houses Serapia Mukaneza said she built from selling sorghum

  Seraphia Mukazera, a resident of Muganza sector in Nyaruguru district has advised youth especially girls to work hard and avoid under estimating small jobs since they can lead to sustainable development. She said a key component of entrepreneurship is learning to start in a small way with what you have and pursing your dream […]

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Rulindo: Women urged to work with financial institutions

MP Mukayijore asked women in Rulindo to get loans and start small income generating projects

Women in Rulindo district have been urged to be confident and work with financial institutions for sustainable development. The call was made during the meeting between women members of parliament and women in Rulindo district. Some women revealed that ignorance and lack of confidence is a stumbling block to women development in rural areas of […]

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Kayonza: Women for Women beneficiaries making in sop manufacturing

Women for Women beneficiaries making in sop manufacturing2

Using appropriate technology women in Kayonza district today can now make beautiful soap bars using local materials. Women for Women lends its support to empowering Women in the country through a social venture that aims to encourage poor women to create income generating projects. They believe that innovation will create more work and generate more […]

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Bugesera: AVEGA to train more trauma councilors

AVEGA to train more trauma councilors

In a bid to control cases of trauma among Genocide survivors in Bugesera district which tend to rise during the genocide commemoration periods, AVEGA Agahozo is planning to train more trauma councilors to deal with the increasing trauma cases. “We have counselors and a psycho-social worker in each sector of the whole district but the […]

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Choose wisely when choosing shoes for work

Flat Shoes

 For women, having the right heels for every occasion and looking majestically beautiful in those heels is a dream, something […]

Dreadlocks, a growing trend in Rwandan women

Her locks are her pride testifies Miriam Kamahinda, a pharmacist

In Rwanda, dreadlocks are perceived as a hairstyle for Rastafarians, a reputation that is surrounded by drugs and crime. However, […]

Fashion items every woman should own

Fashion items every woman should own

It’s common to see pumps, leather jacket and little black dress on the list of basics that every woman should […]

Muhanga: Amakoperative arahindura imyumvire y’abagore mu iterambere.

Muhanga: Amakoperative arahindura imyumvire y’abagore mu iterambere.

Nyuma y’uko bibumbiye muri Koperative jya mbere Munyarwanda, ikora ibijyanye no gutera amarangi mu myenda, abagore bo muri  Cyeza na […]

Gakenke: Kuba umugore ntibimubuza gukora akazi ko gufotora kandi akabonamo inyungu

Bamwe mu bagore usanga hari imyumvire bagifite kubyerekeranye n’akazi aho usanga hari imirimo ifatwa nkaho yakorwa n’abagabo gusa kandi nyamara […]

Ruheru: Bahereye ku giceri cya 100 none ubu bafite uruganda

Ruheru: Bahereye ku giceri cya 100 none ubu bafite uruganda

Abagize koperative Jyambere mubyeyi Ruheru, bo mu murenge wa Ruheru akarere ka Nyaruguru baratangaza ko batangiye babika amafaranga 100 buri […]