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The Triumph of Rwanda’s Women: Women Given Power In Rwanda’ Constitution

2014 NY Summit

Twenty years after genocide devastated their country, Rwanda’s women have achieved unprecedented power and influence in shaping the future. Panelists: Amb. Fatuma Ndangiza, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Rwanda Governance Board Hon. Minister Oda Gasinzigwa, Minister of Gender and Family Promotion Eugenie Mukeshimana, Founder and Executive Director, Genocide Survivors Support Network Amb. Swanee Hunt, Former U.S. Ambassador to Austria, Founder and Chair, The Institute for Inclusive Security Professor Mathilde Mukantabana, Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda to the United States MODERATOR: Katty Kay, Anchor, BBC World News America