Hilltop Village overlooking Lake Ruhondo Central Highlands Rwanda Africa
African Woman portrait, Kigali, Rwanda
Preparing Coffee Ceremony

Rwanda Women’s Network (RWN) Theory Of Change is to facilitate and contribute to mobilizing, organising and empowering women at all levels to shift from being victims to empowered, influential and effective leaders in their communities’ socio-economic transformation.

Our Story

Rwanda Women’s Network (RWN) is a non-governmental organization (NGO) dedicated to promoting and strengthening strategies that empower women in Rwanda since being established in 1997, and has extensive experience in fostering women’s participation and grassroots responses to community challenges.

RWN has a localized presence in 17 districts with over 60 staff members across Rwanda.

Our Programs

RWN mission is delivered through five key focus areas:

  • Health Care and Support
  • Gender Based Violence Response and Prevention
  • Socio-economic empowerment
  • Education and Knowledge Sharing
  • Governance and Leadership.

RWN’s focus is to promote women’s empowerment by strengthening strategies that empower Rwandan women through the use of diverse approaches.

Our Partners