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The AfDB Gender dividend session in pictures

Dr. Donald Kaberuka, President, African Development Bank pledged support for gender driven policies and initiatives and asked that the Nigerian government gets back the girls who have been abducted by Boko Haram. Kaberuka said that he will turn the Nigerian Girls school into a center of excellence and pledged USD20.000 from his pockets to the fund. […]

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Kayonza: Women urged to form associations

Kayonza Women urged to form associations

Members of Abatwaramucyo, a forum of 12 associations for passion fruit growing in Nyamirama sector of Kayonza district, urged women to form cooperatives and associations for fast social economic development. Forming associations helps women come together, access bank loans and set up income generating activities to improve their livelihoods. “Form cooperatives and set up income […]

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Rusizi: Women called on to form cooperatives

Women in Muganza sector of Rusizi district have been called upon to form cooperatives and access bank loans under Business Development Fund (BDF).Women groups are allowed business loans where they pay 25 percent collateral and 75 percent of the collateral paid by BDF. Some women in Muganza sector do small scale businesses because they are […]

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Ruhango: Genocide widows urged to form cooperatives

Cheva Mujawandori, a member of Imena Ruhango

Members of Imena-Ruhango, a cooperative for 1994 Tutsi genocide widows in Ruhango district are in a sensitization drive to form co-operatives for sustainable development among left out widows. Imena-Ruhango, a cooperative for mulberry cultivation (Moriculture) and silkworm farming (Sericulture) operates in Ruhango sector of Ruhango district. Members have improved their livelihoods through mulberry cultivation and […]

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Kayonza: Rukara women supporting vulnerable people

Women in Rukara sector gave out foodstuffs and clothes to poor and vulnerable women

Women in Rukara sector in Kayonza district celebrated the International Women’s Day on the 8th, 03, 2014 by supporting poor and vulnerable women in their area. Women in Kayonza district say they have achieved some of their goals and they proved this by sharing some of what they have with the poor, said Consolee Uwibambe, […]

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RUSIZI: Abagore baracyatinya inguzanyo z’Amabanki bavuga ko zabahombera

Mu gihe hari abavuga ko muri iki gihe kubona inguzanyo ya Banki bitoroshye, bamwe mu bagore bo mu karere ka Rusizi bavuga ko batinya gufata inguzanyo z’amabanki n’ibigo by’imari iciriritse kubera gutinya igihombo. Icyakora hari abagore bacye bavuga ko kubera  uburambe bafite mugukoresha  amafaranga ya Banki   basigaye batinyuka gufata amafaranga menshi bakayashora mubikorwa bifatika kandi […]

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Nyamasheke: Women scale promotion of Parents’ Evening Program

Women scale promotion of Parents’ Evening Program

Mothers in Nyamasheke District have been urged to value teachings offered in the Parents’ Evening Program and encourage their husbands to attend for positive impact on families. According to Parliamentarian Marie Josée Kankera on Thursday December 19th 2013 during her presentation to 230 women she said that the Parents’ Evening Program has provided solutions to […]

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Rubengera Women happy with cooperatives’ benefits

Rubengera Women have expressed their appreciation for the Rwandan government and different organisations that encouraged them to form a cooperative saying their living conditions indicate a remarkable change. Most of the women who claim to have improved their state of living over cooperative involvement used to vend vegetables and fruits on basins around some towns […]

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Burera: Women benefiting from Entrepreneurial trainings

Small-scale business owners particularly women in Kirambo Sector of Burera District are all praises for Business Development Centre (BDC) for helping them improve their social wellbeing. Gloriose Yambabaje of Kirambo sector in Burera district testified that she now owns a Bakery factory with ten employees, an achievement she owes to Business Development Centre (BDC) entrepreneurship […]

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Gisagara: Women commend SACCO over social development

Women commend SACCO over social development

Kibilizi sector women in Gisagara District have commended the area SACCO for their social and economic development, after they embraced loans and saving schemes. Pascasie Nyiraminani, aresident of Kibilizi narrates: “At first I thought no woman can have money and that even if I try I won’t get it. But now, I got Rwf100, 000 […]

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Gisagara: Imirimo myinshi idahabwa agaciro umugore ahoramo wenyine ituma atiteza imbere

Gisagara: Imirimo myinshi idahabwa agaciro umugore ahoramo wenyine ituma atiteza imbere

  Mu bibuza umugore wo mu cyaro gutera imbere harimo imirimo itandukanye idahabwa agaciro, ituma akora nabi ubuhinzi bwe bwagombye […]

Imirimo umugore wo mu cyaro akora ntiyabonerwa igihembo- NIRERE

m_Imirimo umugore wo mu cyaro akora ntiyabonerwa igihembo- NIRERE

Ubushakashatsi bwakozwe n’umuryango Action aid bwagaragaje ko muri rusange umugore wo mu cyaro akora amasaha 16 ku munsi, kuko akenshi […]

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 […]

Rulindo: Ubujiji, kwitinya n’umuco ni bimwe mu bibangamira bamwe mu bagore batuye ibyaro mu kwiteza imbere

Depite Mukayijore arasaba abagore kwitinyuka bagakorana n'ibigo by'imari

Nk’uko bitangazwa na bamwe mu bagore bo mu karere ka Rulindo, ngo kuba hakiriho bamwe muri bagenzi babo bakiyumvamo umuco […]

Rulindo: Mukanyarwaya arashima Leta y’Ubumwe yamufashijwe kwitinyuka agakorana n’ibigo by’imari

Mukanyarwaya arashima Leta y’Ubumwe yamufashijwe kwitinyuka agakorana n’ibigo by’imari

Mukanyarwaya Consolee utuye mu murenge wa Tumba akarere ka Rulindo ngo kuba ari umugore wihagazeho kandi wifashije abikesha kuba haragiyeho […]

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 […]