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Workshop to strengthen the capacity of CSOs to advocate for SRHR and to fight SGBV

RICH convened CSOs intervening in the promotion of SRHR and in the fight of SGBV for a 3 days workshop

Fighting Gender Based Violence requires a comprehensive multi-disciplinary, multi-agency and multi-stakeholder approach. The involvement and collaboration of stakeholders enables efficiency of efforts and permits avoiding duplication which is a major challenge in the different interventions made by CSOs in the community . Towards strengthening the coalition of CSOs intervening in this thematic area and to …

Workshops on conflicts resolution in couples and Engaging men in postive masculinity to tackle GBV

Gender-based violence reflects and reinforces inequalities between men and women and compromise the health, dignity, security and autonomy of its victims.  The Rwanda Interfaith Council on Health (RICH) is putting efforts in preventing and responding to this issue through various interventions in the community. In this month of February 2019, RICH has conducted several interventions …

RICH in the 16 days of activism against Gender-Based Violence

Every year starting on the 25th November 2018, The Rwanda Interfaith council on Health joins the world in the activities lining with the 16 days of activism. The 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence is an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls. The campaign runs every year from 25th November, the …

Awareness campaign on ending violence against women and girls in Rubavu

On 24th October, 2018 in Rubavu District , Kanama Sector, the Rwanda Interfaith council on Health in partnership with Oxfam and Rubavu district organised an awareness campaign on ending violence against women and girls. The purpose of the campaign was to raise awareness of Rubavu’s community on the current situation of GBV, existing response to GBV …

Training of Agents of change , champions and SGBV victims on SRHR, GBV prevention approaches and available services at IOSC.

On this 21st September 2018, the Rwanda Interfaith Council on Health (RICH) closed the trainings of agents of change, champions and SGBV Victims to engage them in GBV prevention and response . These trainings are under RICH ‘s interventions through its project named Claiming sexual and reproductive health rights in Rwanda funded by the Scottish …

Community awareness campaigns and outreaches to end SGBV

  Gender equality is achieved when women and men, girls and boys, have equal rights, life prospects and opportunities, and the power to shape their own lives and are motivated to contribute to society development. To attain this, the community has to be mobilized and communicated messages about:  Gender equality and equity,   Sexual and reproductive …

RICH ‘S religious advocacy meeting to support early childhood development program (ECD) through community-based initiatives including messaging.

RICH ‘s vision is ensuring a Healthy Nation in which Religious-Based Organizations are united for health and peace. It is towards that vision that on this 28th June 2018 in Marriott Hotel, Kigali , RICH organized a religious advocacy meeting to support Early Childhood Development and Family program (ECD&F) through community-based initiatives including messaging. This …