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Rwanda | Gisagara: Women called to join community policing

Security authorities in Gisagara district have called upon Rwandan women and girls to take part in keeping security, since the few in security have proved to be worth. This comes after realizing that a few women in Rwanda join police or take part in community policing yet, the few that do, actually work better as […]

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Rwanda: effects of alcohol to unborn children

In a society like Rwanda where both men and women drink alcohol either regularly or once in a while, we all know drinking alcohol is not the safest option for pregnant women or planning to get pregnant. Among many risks pregnant women may encounter while drinking alcohol, the unborn fetus is greatly damaged and the […]

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Rwanda | Rulindo: Parents’ evening takes another step

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Residents especially women in Rulindo district participate in the program of parents evening locally known as (Akagoroba k’ababyeyi) which they use to solve their problems among local people in villages.   Among the problems they get to solve in this program include teaching each other about eating well balanced diet, fighting Gender Based Violence        in […]

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Rwanda | Ngoma: Muslim women associations in development gear

Muslim women associations

Muslim women forum have thanked Islam administration in Ngoma district for their support in women development activities.   This was revealed when Muslim women from Kamonyi district visited Muslim women associations in Ngoma district, southern province as a way of strengthening their ties.   The event that gathered Muslim women from Ngoma and Kamonyi districts […]

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Rwanda | RUSIZI: Everyone is responsible for girls’ education- residents told

For everyone to feel responsible in removing all limitations to girl child education, giving the same rights of education to both boys and girls, developing the confidence of a girl child, encouraging girls to take up challenging technical subjects are some of the objectives of Plan International Rwanda during physical work with students of Jill […]

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Rwanda | Rusizi: Residents urged to improve girl child education

“Treat girls equally with boys at home, allow them access education opportunities like boys and encourage them to be confident and pursue technology courses”. These were among the issues discussed by workers of Plan International Rwanda during the students’ workshop at Jill Baram secondary school in Rusizi district. Alice Rwema Iribagiza, in charge of communication […]

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Rwanda : Chasing away pregnant girls from home leads them to prostitution

As the number of girls giving birth before marriage increases primary school girls inclusive, some parents have resorted to chasing their own daughters away from home to avoid shame. Mrs. Jeanne Nyirakamana, a member of Huye district advisory council raised this concern while talking to the women representatives from all sectors of the district. “We […]

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Rwanda | GISAGARA: PROFAM closes 2nd phase of its program

GISAGARA PROFAM

The Union for associations ‘PROFAM Twese Hamwe’ with the support of International Alerts closed the 2nd phase of its project and reassessed its actions of this project which aims at unity and reconciliation and people’s development. In the function that was celebrated in Save sector, the beneficiaries of this project testified of their achievements with […]

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Rwanda | RUSIZI: Women to fight GBV for better families

RUSIZI Women to fight

Forum for Women Parliamentarians (FFRP) and Women representatives in local authorities had a meeting where they discussed about reasons why Gender Based Violence continues to be a threat to many women across the country.   Lack of communication, illiteracy, selfishness, misunderstanding of gender balance in both men and women especially women, rape and many others […]

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Rwanda | Kamonyi: women to be trained on their rights and dignity

women to be trained on their rights

Women who are still tied to traditional Rwanda cultures and cannot speak up and report abuse are the reason to why Gender Based Violence is still common in  most Rwandan parts and for this to be eradicated, women need to be trained about their rights. The Forum for Rwandan Women Parliamentarians (FFRP) visited women representatives […]

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Meet The Most Hated Woman in FDLR

Meet The Most Hated Woman in FDLR

Esperance Uwineza has been thinking of reuniting with her husband after he escaped from the FDLR command base at Mweso, […]

Musanze: Abagore barishimira iterambere bamaze kugeraho

Abagore bo mu Murenge wa Muko mu Karere ka Musanze barishimira iterambere bamaze kugeraho babifashijwemo n’imiryango itandukanye itegamiye kuri leta. […]

Rwandans Now Benefiting From New Maternity Law

Rwandans Now Benefiting From New Maternity Law

Mothers working for public and private employers can now begin applying for the newly enacted 12-weeks maternity leave to attend […]

First Lady in Boston to Raise Funds For Rwanda’s First Cardiac Center

Rwanda is expected to establish its first-ever cardiac care center , a very vital facility in the care of patients […]

Huye:Umugore yafatanywe toni 20 z’imbuto y’ibigori

Huye:Umugore yafatanywe toni 20 z’imbuto y’ibigori

​Polisi ikorera mu karere ka Huye ifunze umugore ukekwaho kugura no gucuruza imbuto y’ibigori yari igenewe abahinzi. Ringuyeneza Odette ufungiye […]

Ngoma: Bamwe mu bagore bavutswa amahirwe n’abagabo babo

Imyumvire ya bamwe mu bagabo mu Karere ka Ngoma ituma abagore babo batabona amahirwe yo kwihangira imirimo banga kubasinyira ingwate […]