Sports to Empower Women & Girls in Rwanda

$187,141 $142,859
Raised Remaining
Mar 5, 2009

2016: “Sports to Empower Women & Girls in Rwanda”

Women and Girls celebrating victory
Women and Girls celebrating victory

These are players of Rwandan W omen's football team rejoicing after winning a friendly match with players from Congo after a workshop on conflict resolution through sports. This is one of our objectives in empowering women through sports .It is well known that Congo was passing in difficulties due to the war that was taking place in Congo where women were the most vulnerable.It was named kick for reconciliation. We are targeting this region to promote peace.

  • Donna
    Donna glad to know you are continuing the great work with all the violence going on near you
    • 7 years ago
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Felicite Rwema

Founder, AKWOF
Kigali, Rwanda

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