I received a fellowship from the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) to report on the intersection of malaria eradication and gender in Rwanda. During my three weeks in the country, I also focused on reproductive rights, including access to safe abortion.
Rwanda’s front line health supporters – Al Jazeera English
In villages across the country, volunteer community health workers are helping educate and mobilise to save lives. A longform narrative report.
Can Rwanda’s new abortion law make access safer? – Zora Magazine
Although Rwandan women take up many leadership and economic roles, their reproductive choices are still bound by church and state. For this piece, I interviewed two of 367 women who were imprisoned for abortion and received the presidential pardon earlier in the year. A longform narrative report.