Wednesday 7 October 2015

Save the Children hosts a successful literacy Umuganda event in Kigali City.

Save the Children in Rwanda conducted a literacy Umuganda event over the weekend for children to raise awareness on the importance of emergent and early literacy for children between 0-9years. Umuganda is a good opportunity to meet parents and pass on messages about the importance of reading and sharing books with children as well as tips on how to support children’s emergent literacy skills development.

Wednesday 30 September 2015

Rwandan artist, Tom Close coaches Primary School Children on story writing.

Save the Children Rwanda organized a story-writing workshop last week Tuesday, the 15th of September 2015, for children between 7-12years at the Kacyiru Public Library. The workshop was organized by Save the Children as part of the ‘Rwanda Reads’ program to promote literacy among children of  primary school going age and was facilitated by  Dr. Thomas Muyombo  who is commonly known by his stage name Tom Close.