Over 43,000 refugees of which more than 24,000 are children have been reached with Save the Children International (SCI) interventions in Mahama refugee camp over the past 2 years.
"Mum used to bring us storybooks at home, and would insist that we read them instead of watching much television. That’s when I got the inspiration to write my own books” – said Michelle.
When Desire, a young Burundian is handed a drum, his face lights up. He is one of 100 youth and children at the Save the Children supported youth and child friendly spaces.
Rwanda’s institutions engaged in child rights and protection must carry out joint planning and share reports to build a strong and sustainable child protection system.
In 2016, we directly reached a total number of 388,857 children in Rwanda with our different interventions that focused on child protection, education, health, nutrition, child rights and governance not forgetting emergencies. This is because we aim to delivering lasting results to transform children’s lives and the future we all share. Our Rwanda Programme summery report for the year 2016 highlights key achievements and our work for children in Rwanda.