Urumuri Dadas

By |December 9th, 2015|

Habiba is 16. Her twin sister is already married and has two kids. She’s one of 16 children. Habiba says she isn’t married because she wouldn’t allow it. Her dream is to be a gynecologist to save young women from being cut – she has already saved 6. The look of determination in her eyes is inspiring and I […]

Welcome to the Komera family, Ruth!

By |November 4th, 2015|

We are so pleased to introduce you to Ruth, the newest member of the Komera family! Ruth is joining the team in Rwanda as a social worker.

Name: Ruth Kamatali

Education: BA in Human Resources and Business Administration

Experience: Trauma and Healing Counselor, Youth Empowerment and Child Sponsorship program coordinator, High School teacher

From your personal experience, why is girls’ education important?

I was born […]

Our choice

By |September 28th, 2015|

September 28, 2015

It’s the week where many wonderful organizations descend on New York City to celebrate their achievements. And many of them are quite incredible- providing the poorest of the poor with services that they quite possibly would otherwise not have chance to receive.  The world and President Clinton celebrate them and count them as the big wins that will […]