Links to Organizations and Sites

The Delegation for Friendship Among Women

Books for Africa                                                                                      

Healing Wounds of Rwanda’s Genocide

Women’s Organizations

Ministry of Gender and Family Promotion                                     

National Women’s Council                                                               ,60

Women in Parliament Forum                                      

Women for Women International                                                                              

INEZA – sewing cooperative                                                                                    

Association of Genocide Widows -AVEGA – craft cooperative      

COVAGA – weaver’s cooperative                                                                  

Center for Gender, Culture and Development at the University of Rwanda’s College of Education                                                                                        

Nyamirambo women’s Center (did not do because of time) Daily life Nyamirambo WalkingTour                                                                                                                                  

Girls/ Children Organizations

Girl Hub                                                                                                           hub/rwanda/

ni-nyampinga – Girl Hub Magazine and Radio Show                          

Rwanda Girls Initiative – boardingschool                                                                                                                                        Gashora Girls Academy for Science and Technology             

Akilah Institute for Women – vocational school                       

Imbabazi Foundation- continues the work of Roz Carr                    

Agahozu Shalom Youth Village (did not visit, referenced several times)

Paper Crown Institute – Girls Empowerment (Katie)                                      

Bridge 2 Rwanda – Preparing students for U.S. Colleges

Point d’Ecoute, Gisenyi – working with street children                                                                                                   

Kigali Music School                                                       

Health Organizations

Imbuto Foundation created by first lady, Jeannette Kagame      

King Faisal Hospital                                                                                

Gardens for Health                                                                                                        

We-ACT AIDS Clinic                                                                                                                                                           

The Access Project – founded by Josh Ruxin                                                   

Millennium Villages Rwanda (where Josh Ruxin worked)                                                                                

Rwanda Plan and Progress

Vision 2020                                                                                                    

Kanembwe Community (Relocated Batwa community)          

RWAMREC, Rawanda Men’s Resource Center                                      

Men Care                                                                                                                 

Economic Support/Entrepreneurship

Sustainable Harvest (coffee cooperative)                          

Inema Art Center                                                                      

GET-IT – purchase through mobile and have delivered by moped           

Important Places

Kigali Genocide Memorial                                    

Aegis Trust                                                                                                                         

Natural History Museum                                                                           

Ethnographic Museum                                                                    

Mountain Gorillas

World Wildlife Foundation                                                          

Volcanoes National Park                                 

Hotels and Restaurants

Le Petit Prince Restaurant – Butare                                                          

Hotel Mille Collines                                                                                   

Republika Restaurant                                                                           

Heaven – restaurant created by Josh and Alissa Ruxin,              

Zen – Asian restaurant                                                                                      

White Rock restaurant – Gisenyi                                                   

Serena Hotel Lake Kivu                                                                                 

Serena Hotel Kigali                                                                                    

Chez Lando Hotel Kigali                                                                   

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