Andy

April 13, 2014

Two Decades After Genocide- Rwanda's Women Have Made the Nation Thrive

"[At] an early meeting she had with President Paul Kagame. She asked him if there was a difference in how men and women responded in the aftermath? "Women stepped out and rolled up their sleeves when men were destroyed emotionally and psychologically-" he told her."

Two Decades After Genocide- Rwanda's Women Have Made the Nation Thrive

After genocide decimated Rwanda two decades ago- the country's women spearheaded the efforts to rebuild and heal. Today Rwanda has the highest proportion of women in the national legislature of any country in the world.