Chantal Umutoni Kagame

Kwibuka 22: As we remember, we must not be defined by our past

Twenty-two years ago on this very day, Adelphine Mukabayizere was a normal six-year old girl, enjoying the love of her parents and her seven siblings in Rusizi District (then known as Commune Kamembe) in the Western Province. By the time that the fastest genocide in history ended one hundred days...

Thursday, April 7, 2016, 12:00 AM

Why we need women at the forefront of everything we do

Today, as we celebrate International Women’s Day, we should take a few moments to not only look back at the gains we have made over the last twenty years but also examine the challenges that still remain. In just over two decades, Rwanda has enacted women-friendly laws that have ensured...

Tuesday, March 8, 2016, 12:00 AM