USAID “ DUHUZE” Connect project

The project is funded by USAID through International Alert , the project contributes to Healing ,Unity and Reconciliation among youth. It’s a 3 years project that started in August 2017 , and is being implemented in a consortium with AJPRODHO JIJUKIRWA. The project operates in 7 districts of Gasabo, Musanze , Rubavu , Ngororero , Huye , Gisagara and Nyamagabe.

Project Goal: Contribute to the consolidation of a peaceful and inclusive Rwandan society through enhanced citizens’ participation and ownership of reconciliation processes as well as responsive policies and programs

Specific Objective: Support societal healing by enabling Rwandans to effectively manage individual and collective wounds and differences, improve trust and cooperation, and celebrate their diversities

Outcomes

1. Enhanced psychosocial support for people inclusive of youth affected by trans generational trauma in target communities

2. Improved trust among diverse groups through inclusive dialogues and joint economic initiatives

3. Enhanced capacities of authorities, CSOs and private sector to effectively implement the reconciliation policy and build peace

One of our monitoring field visits for “DUHUZE” Project with our donors (USAID through International Alert) in Mugano-Sector Nyamagabe District, 2019.

Trained Community facilitators under DUHUZE project during Clinical supervision , 2019

Training on Group facilitation skills: Community facilitators in role-player of therapy group

A session of Duhuze Therapy groups