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The Rwanda Initiative

The Rwanda Initiative is a partnership between Carleton University's School of Journalism and Communication and its counterpart at the National University of Rwanda. The media capacity-building project has sent more than 130 Canadians from the journalism field to Rwanda to teach journalism, work as media interns or conduct training sessions with working journalists.


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Living With, a photo exhibit that resulted from a collaboration between the Rwanda Initiative and PhotoSensitive, continues to tour Canada

» Living With exhibit opens in Montreal

» Learn more about the exhibit

» Visit Photosensitive's website


Rwanda Now: Improving Journalism One Story at a Time was a new kind of media training exercise . . .

More than 40 Rwandan journalists were selected to participate in the workshop, which took place in Butare July 7-11, 2008 under the auspices of the Rwanda Initiative.

» Learn more about the workshop
» View and listen to the stories

The Rwanda Now workshop was made possible by a grant from the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives, administered by the Canadian Embassy in Kigali.

 

 

What's New

27.03.2009
Living With exhibit opens in Montreal

05.01.2009
Radio-Canada broadcasts reports by Rwanda Initiative teacher

05.12.2008
Rwanda Initiative participant awarded prestigious scholarship

01.09.2008
Rwanda Initiative to bring 9 Rwandan journalists to Canada for unique opportunity to study and train

03.07.2008
July 22 Launch:
Telling the story of Rwanda’s struggle with HIV/AIDS through pictures

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Rwanda Initiative:
In the News

29.05.2008
L'Heure des Comptes : «Forte croissance au Rwanda, malgré la crise», «Des Canadiens investissent au Rwanda» et «Une femme d'affaires canadienne au Rwanda»

21.02.2007
» Analysis: Rwanda war debates media's role

25.05.2006
Sylvia Thompson's dispatch from Butare, Rwanda

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