MISSION

The mission of AMEGERWA is to become the role model men in Rwanda through building alliances and synergies of men from Rwanda and the region in changing masculine threats to women participation in social and economic development and peaceful life.

VISION

The vision of AMEGERWA is a world free from all forms of Gender based Violence through peaceful and equitable sharing of roles and responsibilities with respect of their diversified gender needs.

OBJECTIVES

  • Promoting peace and Security in families
  • Promoting gender equality and GBV prevention through engaging men as allies and partners of women
  • Increasing women participation in the household’s daily life and the community development by fighting masculine threats hindering women’s participation to development
  • Reinforcing men and women partnership in social economic development
  • Providing psychosocial assistance to women and men victims of Gender Based Violence

MAJOR ACTIVITIES

  1. 1. Carry out training and awareness raising on conflicts management and dialogue based conflicts resolutions
  2. 2. Carry out training and awareness raising campaigns on GBV prevention using Men engagement approaches
  3. 3. Putting in place alliances where community role model couples are mentoring other couples on ending Gender based       Violence and conflicts in the families
  4. 4. Developing national and local resources with a focus on engaging men as partners of women in eradicating Gender Based    violence for stakeholders in gender equality promotion and sustainable peace building
  5. 5. Contributing to dissemination of existing gendered laws and carry out advocacy for new ones based on the field experience
  6. 6. Setting up men and women forums focussing on joint income generating activities and women economic confidence building and entrepreneurship
  7. 7. Carry out training and awareness raising campaigns on GBV prevention using Men engagement approaches