support 30 Rwandan girls build income cooperative

 
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Apr 9, 2013

Girls expressing joy

It was so long without gaining a chance to update about the project life and project activities because of the problem of the organization which has to update our information in order to allow you to continue helping our organization to support girls building income cooperative.

Our students girls are now expressing their joy after being recognized by the local leaders of the sector and the district that they are in the right way of the government to become entrepreneurs of tomorrow,this is was happened while the vice mayor in charge of gender and family promotion visited our activities and meet with girls to give the notes about the role of women and girls in the developement of the country.

The cooperative have received a promise that the advocacy from ministry of youth and ministry of gender and family promotion will be done to enable them gaining trainings and funds which enable women entreupreuneurs,this will be done after graduating and being able to run their own sewing shops so that they may working to create jobs and give employement to other women and underprivileged girls.

Currently the project has recruted new cooperative members and now the number is arriving at 30 girls who are learning sewing and 25 girls who learn traditional and contemporary dance.5 members of the cooperative of dance troupe have received an opportunity to be recruted in national recognized traditional dance troupe which work in southern province of Rwanda and which has many awards in traditional dance.the project also received a new expert dancer who have 5 years of experience in traditional dance and who has made his troupe to be awarded best traditional troupe of the year in Rwanda and who made the troupe to attend different international festivals in Rwanda,Kenya,Uganda,France,Belgium,Japan and Burundi.

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all the best,

Pacifique Ndayishimiye

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