Meet Komera’s Spring Intern, Joanna!

By |February 22nd, 2017|

Growing up in Rwanda, I was fortunate to be given different educational opportunities that are not always available to everyone especially not every girl.

My name is Joanna Karenzi; I am a senior at Northeastern University in Boston, MA majoring in International Affairs and Economics with minors in French and African Studies. I am passionate about the development of my […]

Look Who’s Running With Us: Victoria!

By |June 4th, 2016|

We caught up with Victoria, a former Boston Latin Academy student who was part of the Komera Ambassador Club, who is interning with Komera this summer! She’s going to #RunTheWorld in the Komera Global Run Boston June 5th to support girls education & empowerment!
1. How did you first learn about Komera and what inspired you to participate in the Komera Global […]

Meet Komera’s Summer Intern, Tracy!

By |May 19th, 2016|

My name is Tracy Nkulikiyimfura. I am current international student from Rwanda attending Oldfields School, an all girls College Preparatory School in Glencoe, Maryland.

I am a Rwandan girl that comes from a country that has completely rebuilt itself from the ground up. My country’s history, culture and traditions has pushed me to promote and educate people about Rwanda. […]

Internship Success: Peninah and Janvier

By |January 6th, 2016|

For scholars in Rwanda to prepare for their senior 6 year (senior year of high school), an internship is required. Komera places our scholars in a variety of industries that relate to the interest of the scholars. This year, Peninah and Janvier both expressed interest in tourism and hospitality, and landed great internships at hotels in Kayonza!

The Silent Hill hotel […]