Yvette Ishimwe

2019 Fellowship Alumna, Rwanda

Fellowship Alumna Named African Business Hero 2021 Top 10 Finalist

Screenshot of Yvette Ishimwe Top 10 announcement

Congratulations to Yvette Ishimwe, 2019 Fellowship Alumna from Rwanda, who was named a Top 10 Finalist for the 2021 African Business Hero of the Year Award!

Yvette’s company, IRIBA Water Group, is a social enterprise that offers innovative drinking water solutions. During her Fellowship, she studied Leadership in Business at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey.

Last year, 2016 Fellowship Alumna Chebet Lesan of Kenya was the grand prize winner. Learn more.

Learn more about the African Business Hero prize.

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