Links to Organizations and Sites

The Delegation for Friendship Among Women  http://www.friendshipamongwomen.org/

Books for Africa                                                                                                www.booksforafrica.org

Healing Wounds of Rwanda’s Genocide

http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/healing-wounds-rwandas-genocide-reconciling-survivor-perpetrator/

Women’s Organizations

Ministry of Gender and Family Promotion                                               http://migeprof.gov.rw/?Delegation-from-the-USA-pledge-to-work-with-Rwanda-on-Empowering-Women

National Women’s Council                                                                         http://www.migeprof.gov.rw/?National-Women-s-Council,60

Women in Parliament Forum                                                http://www.womeninparliaments.org/kigali-declaration/

Women for Women International                                  http://www.womenforwomen.org/                                                                http://www.womenforwomen.org/what-we-do/countries/rwanda

INEZA – sewing cooperative                                                                  http://www.manosdemadres.org/Default.asp                                      http://www.manosdemadres.org/Articles.asp?ID=242

Association of Genocide Widows -AVEGA – craft cooperative                www.avegaagahozo.org

COVAGA – weaver’s cooperative                                                                            http://rwanda.ecuad.ca/about.html

Center for Gender, Culture and Development at the University of Rwanda’s College of Education                                                                                                  https://www.facebook.com/CGSCASS

Nyamirambo women’s Center (did not do because of time) Daily life Nyamirambo WalkingTour                                                                                                                                            http://www.nwc-kigali.org/

Girls/ Children Organizations

Girl Hub                                                                                                                    http://www.girleffect.org/the-girl-effect-in-action/girl- hub/rwanda/

ni-nyampinga – Girl Hub Magazine and Radio Show                                    http://www.girleffect.org/the-girl-effect-in-action/ni-nyampinga

Rwanda Girls Initiative – boardingschool                                                                                                                                        Gashora Girls Academy for Science and Technology                       http://rwandagirlsinitiative.org/home

Akilah Institute for Women – vocational school                                 www.akilahinstitute.org

Imbabazi Foundation- continues the work of Roz Carr                              www.Imbabazi.org

Agahozu Shalom Youth Village (did not visit, referenced several times)     http://www.asyv.org

Paper Crown Institute – Girls Empowerment (Katie)                                                http://www.paper-crown.org/

Bridge 2 Rwanda – Preparing students for U.S. Colleges      http://www.bridge2rwanda.org/

Point d’Ecoute, Gisenyi – working with street children                              http://www.thepleader.com/ngos/1659/rwanda-ngororero-point-decoute-helps-poor-children/                                                                                         http://www.globalfundforchildren.org/turning-the-tables-former-street-children-making-a-difference/

Kigali Music School                                                                 www.facebook.com/KigaliMusicSchool

Health Organizations

Imbuto Foundation created by first lady, Jeannette Kagame                www.imbutofoundation.org

King Faisal Hospital                                                                               https://www.facebook.com/pages/King-Faisal-Hospital-Kigali/215331395315495           

Gardens for Health                                                                                                                  http://www.gardensforhealth.org/

We-ACT AIDS Clinic                                                                                                       http://www.we-actx.org/                                                                        http://weactrwanda.blogspot.com/

The Access Project – founded by Josh Ruxin                                  http://www.theaccessproject.com/index.php/home/                                     http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2013/02/rwandas-historic-health-recovery-what-the-us-might-learn/273226/

Millennium Villages Rwanda (where Josh Ruxin worked)            http://millenniumvillages.org/                                                                                        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Millennium_Villages_Project

Rwanda Plan and Progress

Vision 2020                                                                                                   http://www.minecofin.gov.rw/fileadmin/General/Vision_2020/Vision-2020.pdf           

Kanembwe Community (Relocated Batwa community)                    http://www.llpalmer.com/Kanembwe-Community-Center.html

RWAMREC, Rawanda Men’s Resource Center                                                www.rwamrec.org

Men Care                                                                                                                           www.mencare.org

Economic Support/Entrepreneurship

Sustainable Harvest (coffee cooperative)                                    http://www.sustainableharvest.org/

Inema Art Center                                                                                http://inemaartcenter.com/

GET-IT – purchase through mobile and have delivered by moped https://www.linkedin.com/in/laurendrussell           

Important Places

Kigali Genocide Memorial                                              http://www.genocidearchiverwanda.org.rw/index.php/Kigali_Genocide_Memorial

Aegis Trust                                                                                                                                   http://support.aegistrust.org/

Natural History Museum                                                                                     http://museum.gov.rw/index.php?id=31

Ethnographic Museum                                                                              http://www.museum.gov.rw/index.php?id=27

Mountain Gorillas

World Wildlife Foundation                                                                    https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/mountain-gorilla

Volcanoes National Park                                           http://www.volcanoesnationalparkrwanda.com/

Hotels and Restaurants

Le Petit Prince Restaurant – Butare                                                                    https://www.facebook.com/Rob.GAK

Hotel Mille Collines                                                                                             http://www.kempinski.com/en/kigali/hotel-des-mille-collines-managed-by-kempinski/welcome/

Republika Restaurant                                                                                     http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g293829-d2667996-Reviews-Republika_Lounge-Kigali_Kigali_Province.html

Heaven – restaurant created by Josh and Alissa Ruxin,                        http://www.heavenrwanda.com

Zen – Asian restaurant                                                                                                http://kigalikonnect.com/listing/zen-oriental-cuisine-4ef078ca2e2a7.html

White Rock restaurant – Gisenyi                                                             http://www.wheelsonourfeet.com/2015/01/13/restaurant-review-white-rock-bistro-in-gisenyi-rwanda/

Serena Hotel Lake Kivu                                                                                           http://www.serenahotels.com/serenalakekivu/default-en.html

Serena Hotel Kigali                                                                                              http://www.serenahotels.com/serenakigali/default-en.html

Chez Lando Hotel Kigali                                                                             http://www.chezlando.com/

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