Community-based Research Initiatives | News Article

Rubavu:Lancement du projet de prévention des grossesses non désirées chez les adolescentes par le sport

Rubavu : Ce projet lancé jeudi 3 septembre, par video-conférence en raison de la pandémie de Covid 19, vise à améliorer l’état de santé des adolescents et des jeunes au Rwanda et de baisser le taux de grossesses précoces non désirées en dessous de 7%. Ce projet de deux ans, financé par l’Association internationale des Maires…

News Article | Women’s and Youth Based Capacity building

Capacity building workshop to train youth specifically teen mothers in Kirehe District

Capacity building workshop to train youth specifically teen mothers on sports and health so to help them prevent early pregnancies using sports as a tool. Engaging young girls in relaxation activities such as sports is one way to remind them to spend their free time in things that build their lives, and shape their future….

News Article | Women’s and Youth Based Capacity building

CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP – Peace building, Conflict resolution, gender equality, football and leadership & storytelling

Capacity building workshop, which took place in Musanze and Rubavu District, lasted 10 days. The main goal of this training was to train 10 village leaders, 10 CNFs, 24 Youth and 6 teachers, (50 people) who were chosen to represent their villages, on peace building, conflict resolution, gender equality, football and leadership & storytelling training….

Conflict Management and Peacebuilding | News Article

PROMOTING GENDER-SENSITIVE SPORTS IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION – STAKEHOLDERS MEETING 2020

The stakeholders’ meeting gathered 20 people from each District respectively Musanze and Rubavu to share with them the overview of the project for the past two years and present to them this year’s project in details with the sole purpose of collecting their contributions and recommendations on how best to conduct the project and make…

News Article | Women’s and Youth Based Capacity building

Stakeholders Review Meeting of activities performed in 2019 in both Rubavu & Musanze District

This event attended by participants from 5 villages from different Sectors from Musanze Districts and 5 villages in from different Sectors from Rubavu District, to overview of the activities of conflicts resolution and peace building. Number of households which are no longer in conflicts – 60 N0 Village Number of Peace club members Total number…

Conflict Management and Peacebuilding | News Article

Community sensitization on Peace building, Conflict resolution, gender equality and leadership

Community sensitization activity was conducted in ten villages which are :Nyamagumba, Nyagahondo, Umucyo, Kabara, Rushubi, Karurambi, cyitarimwa, Bikuka, Tagaza, Shwemu, located in Rubavu and Musanze district, whereby 25 people who attended a one day workshop on peace building, gender equality, Conflict Resolution and leadership were addressing the community on the theme. OBJECTIVES OF THE PROJECT…

News Article | Women’s and Youth Based Capacity building

Two days Stakeholders review meeting on both Rubavu and Musanze Districts,

Project: Enhancing Women’s Rights, qualitative Participation and freedom from Violence. After the one year project supported by Kviinatillkviina ,Akwos organized a 2 days meeting with stakeholders from Rubavu and Musanze Districts. This activity  has been planned from the 5th to 7th February to reflect on the activities that took place . This was done by…

News Article | Women’s Participation in Sports

IOC SESSION ELECTS NINE NEW MEMBERS

DURING THE IOC SESSION IN BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA, NINE NEW INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) MEMBERS WERE ELECTED, THREE RE-ELECTED AFTER EIGHT YEARS OF MEMBERSHIP AND FOUR FINISHING THEIR MANDATE WILL BECOME IOC HONORARY MEMBERS. Five new individual Members (three women and two men) and four representatives of the constituents of the Olympic Movement were elected,…

News Article | Women’s Participation in Sports

Mme Felicite Rwemarika Executive Director of Akwos, Voted for International Olympic Committee Member in 2018

Current experience of RWEMARIKA FELICITE Member of FERWAFA Executive Board since 2007 up-to-date 2017 1st Vice President of the Rwanda Olympic and Other Games Diploma FIFA leadership development program President of women football commission at FERWAFA since 2007 up-to-date Member of FERWAFA Executive Committee U-17 CAF vice champion 2011 Member of FERWAFA Executive Committee U-17 World…