IWMF Rwanda Fellowship

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 supportersAl 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.