After driving for one hour, from Rubengera, through the mountains of Karongi on the shaky cobblestone road, we reached Murambi sector where sociotherapists and 14 sociotherapy participants had invited us to join their conviviality meeting. Conviviality meetings are normally organized at the end of every round of Mvura Nkuvure at
Stories of change
HOME / PUBLICATIONS / STORIES OF CHANGE
My name is Francois. I was born in 1964 in Muhanga district. I am married and a father of two children. Before the genocide, I was a farmer.. Although I participated in the genocide, I never truly had the intention inside my heart to do so. When the genocide started, I initially tried to
My name is Elina. I am a widow and mother of 3 children. I was born in 1977 in Gatsibo district, but I grew up in Rulindo district with my mother. I remember one particular Thursday in April 1994. My mother woke up early to go to Kigali to sell vegetables. However, this time
My name is Issa. I was born in 1997. Together with my mother and my three siblings I live in Rubavu district. During the genocide, my father killed people and looted their property. A couple of years later, my family went to a refugee camp in Congo. I never really knew why.