Promoting womens rights as a Cross-cutting issue in peace, security and Development

In its gender and development program / environmental protection, SaferRwanda has initiated and accomplished two projects entitled “Let there be light and illiterate grand mothers in electrifying their village” which were aimed at providing to communities of Bugesera district in the Eastern province and Gicumbi and Musanze districts both in the Northern province. Under these projects 110 houses in Rweru sector of Bugesera district, 50 houses of Byumba sector of Gicumbi district and 70 houses of Kimonyi sector in Musanze district were electrified with electricity power by 4 grand mothers who underwent for a 6 months training as solae engineers in India. The same women trained other fellow 8 women from above later sectors.