Gender equality cannot be achieved without the involvement of men and boys. They must abandon harmful stereotypes, embrace respectful, healthy relationships, and support all people’s human rights, everywhere.”Martin Habinshuti, 2017 Fellowship Alumnus
In 2014, Martin Habinshuti founded Keepcare Rwanda, a nongovernmental organization with a mission to address gender-based violence, women’s empowerment, adolescents affected by HIV/AIDS, and children with disabilities. As a man advocating for women’s empowerment, Martin is aware of how important it is for men and boys to be engaged and supportive of women’s rights.
Learn more about Martin’s work as CEO of Keepcare Rwanda in this YALI Network blog post.