Archive for the ‘Survivors’ Rights’ Category

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Apology

22 Mar 2017

Rwandan genocide survivors welcome Pope’s apology. Survivors hope Pope Francis’s Monday statement will help secure arrests of fugitive clergy implicated in 1994 violence. By Ivan Nganwa, Anadolou Agency. … Read more »

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AERG/GAERG

13 Mar 2017

Genocide survivor groups exude hope for the future. By The New Times. Yesterday began the AERG-GAERG Week, when young survivors of the Genocide embark on a countrywide string … Read more »

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Categories: justice, Memory, News, Survivors' Rights,

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Rwamagana

9 Feb 2017

Rwamagana Genocide widows get cows worth Rwf50m. By Kelly Rwamapera, The New Times. Twenty-five widows of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi were, on Thursday, given a hybrid … Read more »

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HMD 2017

27 Jan 2017

Today, January 27th, marks the 72nd Anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau and the commemoration of Holocaust Memorial Day. How can life go on? is the theme for Holocaust Memorial … Read more »

By Talya Guenzburger 
HEALING WOUNDS: Samantha Lakin argued that reconciliation post-genocide could take more than one generation.

Reflections

28 Dec 2016

Scholar reflects on Rwandan genocide, more than 22 years down the line. By Agape Niyobuhungiro, The Justice. Although it has been more than 22 years since the 100-day … Read more »

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Shelter

5 Dec 2016

FARG to provide shelter for 1,836 genocide survivors. By: Michel Nkurunziza, The New Times. The Government Assistance Fund for Vulnerable Genocide Survivors Fund (FARG) says it urgently needs … Read more »

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Categories: News, Shelter, Survivors' Rights,