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August 2016
Success Story
05 Aug

Rwanda: Malnutrition Rates Improve Among Refugee Children

A recent nutrition survey has found that rates of malnutrition have improved significantly in all six of the refugee camps in Rwanda, in part because of the World Food Programme’s intensive work to treat and prevent undernutrition among mothers and young children.

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July 2016
Success Story
25 Jul

Safe Haven for female street vendors launched

Female hawkers in Kigali can breathe a sigh of relief and go about the business of building a better life for themselves and thier children as the Safe Mini-Market for Women is now operational, providing a safe haven for women that were street vendors who experienced many different kinds of challenges such as violence, sexual abuse and theft.

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Success Story
13 Jul

Sculpting to Express Empathy in Kiziba refugee camp

Click through to read about Macumu Maurice, a 48 year old sculptor, who fled Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo and sought refuge in Rwanda in 2003. Despite facing seemingly insurmountable odds, Maurice has managed to continue enjoying life and providing for his family through his one and only passion: sculpting. 

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