Welcome, Karibu!

Welcome, Karibu to Mama Courage!

The Mama Courage project comprises three pillars Empowerment & Vocational training for young teenager mothers and Prevention for the youth.
The project Mama Courage contributes to reducing poverty, hunger and inequalities. It also supports girls’ education and enables the particularly disadvantaged group of single teenage mothers to find decent work.

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Our Mission

In Rwanda, teenage pregnancy is a major, growing and serious problem. Early pregnancies have a disastrous impact on a girl’s life because they end her childhood and girls are prematurely thrust into the role of mother before they are physically or mentally ready for it. Teenage mothers are often socially isolated and have few freedoms and very few educational prospects.…

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About us

Mama courage aims to empower young girls as well as women in general through trainings, education, health programs and economic development programs. Mama courage is non-profit organization (NGO) created in 2020 with ambition to promote a healthy society where every girl and women have right and able to bring their change in holistic ways. Our mission is also to empower girls and women towards the active participation…

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Meet the team

Please say hello to our wonderful team! We are proud of our very committed team members. Team work makes the dream work!

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Latest News


Come and visit our Kiosk!

On your way from Kigali to Bugesera or the other way around you will see our sign “Mama Courage” on the road.You are welcome to visit…

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Inauguration and Celebration

In May 2022, the first cohort of trainees was bid farewell and the new cohort was welcomed to the training center! The celebration was attended by…

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Christmas Celebrations

“Can we celebrate Christmas together?” Sure! The team and our trainees shared selfmade lemonade, a delicious cake, speaches and some gifts. During such a short time…

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Welcome to Mama Courage!

“Mama Courage” training centre in Bugesera in Rwanda has opened!Before that, the house was expanded with toilet facilities, barrier-free access, a hand-washing station in the entrance…

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Before and After

During the last months we have been very busy with the preparations and construction of the former family house to transform it into a vocational centre.…

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Contact us
Mama Courage
Ntarama Sector, Bugesera District
Phone: +250 788 623 320
Email: laetyumulisa@gmail.com
Your contact is Laetitia Umulisa

For contact in or from Germany or for public relations please send your message to:


Your contact is Janine Frönd

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Support us!

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Mama Courage


If you like our project and if you like to support our young teenager mothers, we kindly ask you for donations.

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