Wednesday, 31 May 2017122 TRADITIONAL MUSIC & DANCE /travel/xplore-rwanda-packages/122-traditional-music-danceClick to subscribe
Traditional Music and dance play an important role in the traditions of all Rwanda's peoples .The Rwandan people have a variety of music and dance which range from acts that demonstrate epics commemorating excellence and bravery, humorous lyrics to hunting root. Traditional songs are often accompanied by a solitary lulunga, a harp-like instrument with eight strings.
Wednesday, 31 May 201752 WEAVERS OF GASHORA (COVAGA CO-OPERATIVE) /akagera-handcraft-art/52-weavers-of-gashora-covaga-co-operativeClick to subscribe
COVAGA (Cooperative of Weavers of Gashora) began in 2004 in the Bugesera District in the Eastern Province of Rwanda. Their ultimate goal is to fight poverty in their community. Their current work uti ...
Wednesday, 31 May 201750 SUSURUKA KNITTING CO-OPERATIVE /akagera-handcraft-art/50-susuruka-knitting-co-operativeClick to subscribe
Rwanda Knits has 6 traveling teachers whose job it is to travel the country to teach the recipient groups how to use the machines. These talented women did not have any income prior to the Rwanda Kni ...
Wednesday, 31 May 201748 MAYANGE CRAFTS CENTRE /akagera-handcraft-art/48-mayange-crafts-centreClick to subscribe
The crafts center of Mayange was built as part of the Millennium Villages project and is conveniently situated on the main road to Burundi, in Mayange, UN organizations hope to use these villages as ...
Wednesday, 31 May 201747 IMIRASIRE BASKET WEAVING CO-OPERATIVE /akagera-handcraft-art/47-imirasire-basket-weaving-co-operativeClick to subscribe
Imirasire is a women's basket weaving cooperative in Mayange, Rwanda. They are over 210 women who weave together in 5 groups. Through the sale of our products we are able to provide for our families ...