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Remembering Rwanda's Dark History- A Visit to Rwanda's Genocide Memorials

I wanted to visit the Genocide Memorial Centre in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda, and learn what really happened 21 years ago in 1994.  All I had previously learned about the genocide was from what I had seen in the movie Hotel Rwanda.   472 more words

Travel

Britain's Bashir-Esque Dilemma - What to Do With the Arrested Rwandan Spy Chief?

(Photo by Daily Maverick)

By Simon Allison 

He might not be a president, but Rwandan spy chief Karenzi Karake is still a very big fish. 953 more words

African News

A Classic Case of Greenwashing

Silence of the Pandas

Wilfred Huisman (2011)

Film Review

Greenwashing (def) – a form of spin in which green PR or green marketing is deceptively used to promote the perception that an organization’s products, aims or policies are environmentally friendly. 442 more words

Hidden History

The Art of Trust: Our Assurance!

“Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord, and whose hope is the Lord. For he shall be like a tree planted by the waters, which spreads out its roots by the river, and will not fear when heat comes; but its leaf will be green, and will not be anxious in the year of drought, nor will cease from yielding fruit.” Jeremiah 17:7-8…

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Rwanda

Human Rights Fellowship Reflection: An Internal Struggle, by Ally Billeaud

When I arrived in Arusha, it was my first time in Africa and since I have traveled a lot in the past, I did not consider that I might become homesick. 628 more words

Human Rights

King of the Mountains

… it’s been a long time I haven’t posted anything. Here I am. First of all giving my greates honours to Samuel Mugisha, the King of the thousand moutains. 61 more words

African News

26 June Campaign: How two survivors of Rwandan Genocide overcame the scars of the past

It is time to put a face to torture victims and reclaim their need for and right to rehabilitation – a right guaranteed under the UN Convention against Torture. 584 more words

Torture