STEM subjects

Breaking the barriers of girls’ participation in science

Josephine Mukarukundo, a mathematics and physics teacher was recognised early this week as a ‘champion of science’ for her tangible contributions to the advancement of women in science, in Rwanda. This happened during the celebration of the International Day for Women and Girls in...

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 7:43am

STEM Vs arts: Making room for both

Over the years, the view attached to science and technology, engineering and mathematical subjects has downplayed the contribution that non-STEM subjects make. Rwanda formulated a policy to become a middle income country by 2020 through its Vision 2020. The framework entailed developing and...

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 - 12:06am