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  • CommemorationCrowd

    Media reportage

    19 Aug 2014

    Old media reports deprive Rwandan genocide survivors of the right to be forgotten. By Sally Hayden, Worldandmedia.com. One of the biggest challenges following the Rwandan genocide was getting … Read more »

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    Enforcement

    15 Aug 2014

    Genocide survivors’ compensation should not delay, warns Minijust. By Theophile Harushyamagara, Rwanda Focus. The permanent secretary in the ministry of justice, Isabelle Kalihangabo, has warned no trial concerning … Read more »

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    Momentum

    11 Jul 2014

    Maître Albert Gasake (SURF) writes about the latest initiatives to address reparation to survivors of the Rwandan Genocide against the Tutsi in “Pan-African Reparation Perspectives”. “Twenty years later, … Read more »

  • Students and trainer in action - Youth Entrepreneurship Training Programme 3

    Skills for Jobs

    9 Jul 2014

    Skills, jobs and entrepreneurship are key to the well-being of young survivors and also contribute to strengthening the Rwandan economy. Survivors Fund (SURF) and AERG (The Association of … Read more »

  • "Helpline Coordinator, Jean Damascene (right), speaks with Paulline (left), who was able to get her family's land back after receiving support from the helpline."

    Helpline

    26 Jun 2014

    The Counselling and Legal Helpline is a groundbreaking project set up by AERG (Student Survivors) in partnership with SURF, as a result of the increasing need for young … Read more »

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    Reparation Update

    20 Jun 2014

    In an address to the United Nations Security Council on 5th June 2014, the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), Judge Vagn Joensen, reported on … Read more »