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Ambassador Valentine Rugwabiza
Human Rights

Rwanda at the UN: Vaccine equity, inclusion, peace, and gender equality top our priorities

— Ambassador Valentine Rugwabiza, Permanent Representative of Rwanda to the United Nations.
Jackline Urujeni from Rwanda, serving in South Sudan
Women in Peacekeeping

‘Women are effective in building peace and unity’

— Jackline Urujeni from Rwanda, serving in South Sudan
Three of the 39 women elected to Rwanda's legislature in September 2003. From left: Constance Rwaka, Solange Tuyisenge and Athanasie Gahondogo.
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Women break into African politics

Quota systems allow more women to gain elected office
Secretary-General lays a wreath at a genocide site in Mwurire, Rwanda, during a 1998 visit.  Photo : ©United Nations / DPI
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The world reflects on Rwanda genocide

Annan urges action to prevent future tragedies
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Rwanda remembers

How private groups and government try to heal the wounds of genocide
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Big dreams for Rwanda’s ICT sector

Success story is grabbing global attention
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Rising from the ashes

Twenty years after genocide, Rwanda makes huge development strides
Web Feature

Rwanda genocide survivors struggle to rebuild their lives

Genocide can happen anywhere, says Jacqueline Murekatete, a survivor
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To save the lives of mothers, infants

Commitment, money and innovation can reduce high mortality rates
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Pursuit of justice or Western plot?

International indictments stir angry debate in Africa
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Setting foreign fighters on the road home

Repatriation of ex-combatants vital to securing regional peace
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Better health at the click of a button

Information technology helps Rwandan clinics reach out
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Linking disarmament with justice

chieving peace should not mean ignoring past atrocities
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Women push onto Africa’s agenda

NEPAD responds to advocates for women’s rights
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Pledging peace at Great Lakes summit

In a region emerging from war, cooperation remains a challenge
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Protecting civilians from genocide

Twelve years after the Rwanda slaughter, many challenges remain
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Rwandan women: AIDS therapy beyond drugs

Food and hope are also essential to survival
Health Campaign