ActionAid on the 20th anniversary of the Rwanda genocide
Kigali, Rwanda: As the world pauses to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the genocide of against the Tutsis, ActionAid Rwanda points out that while it is important not to forget the appalling atrocities committed 20 years ago, it is equally important for the Rwandan government to look to the future by investing in its children and young people.
Rwanda has a very young population. The average age is 19 and two-thirds of Rwandans are under 25.
ActionAid country director, Josephine Uwamariya said: