Community Profile
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Nyamagabe, Rwanda

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2013
Community News

Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, World Vision was able to work alongside communities to accomplish the following in 2013.

Economic Development

  • Helped 100 families become more financially educated through training on savings and credit.
  • Provided skills training to help 50 vulnerable families earn an income.

Food and Agriculture

  • Nearly 1,000 households are now growing fruit trees using agroforestry practices to boost land productivity and provide nutritious food for children.
  • Supplied basic equipment such as spades, picks, and hoes to strengthen community initiatives in erosion control and crop protection.

Education

  • Provided construction materials to improve the facilities of five schools, upgrading the learning environment for kids.
  • Supported the construction of housing for teachers to help attract educators to work in remote areas.
  • Provided support for 98 of the community's most vulnerable children, allowing them to stay in school.
  • Equipped two community centers with internet connection and 12 computers, giving children and adults access to technology.

Child Rights

  • Held youth conferences that brought together 700 young people from different denominations, encouraging them to promote peace and healing.

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