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Rwanda

Helping vulnerable children to access their rights to health, quality education and a sustainable future since 2007
See the impact of our work
Members of the Boys for Change project in a Rwandan refugee camp

Meet the refugee boys preventing violence against girls

We’re working with boys in Rwandan refugee camps to address discrimination and reduce violence against girls who are at greater risk during emergencies.

Men prevent violence against women in refugee camps

Men prevent violence against women in refugee camps

Groups of men in Rwandan refugee camps are taking the lead to prevent abuse against women and girls thanks to training provided by Plan International.

Rwanda Case Study Alice Repairing a Pipe

I don’t beg for a living anymore

Plan International Rwanda is leading the way in youth economic empowerment, and we are committed to improving young people’s wellbeing, and ensuring that young women and men actively participate in decision-making on issues that affect them at all levels.

Changing lives in Mahama refugee camp

With the current influx of Burundi refugees to Rwanda, Plan International Rwanda is working with more than 29,000 refugees in the newly established Mahama camp and Bugesera and Nyanza reception centres, working mainly in child protection and gender based violence response and prevention.

Children at Nyagasambu ECCD centre

Early childhood care benefits the whole community

Plan International Rwanda is committed to ensuring that children receive the best start in life through our comprehensive Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) programme.

Graduate girls with their certificates at ceremony in Gatisbo district

Young mothers in Rwanda build new lives

Rwanda has made major strides over the last decade in boosting growth, reducing poverty, and tackling gender inequality. But numerous challenges remain, particularly for young women in this youthful, densely populated country in Africa’s Great Lakes region.

Our results last year
  • 1,130
    teachers trained
  • 683
    community members trained in child protection
  • 2,242
    youths participated in sexuality education or awareness
Key contacts
Rwanda Country Director

Marie Gladys Archange

Country Director, Plan International Rwanda
Casimir Youmbi

Casimir Youmbi

Programme Support Manager, Plan International Rwanda
Address
Plot #821 Kagugu
P.O Box 6211 Kigali-Rwanda
Kigali
Rwanda
+250 788 305 392