Children of diverse religions and ethnic backgrounds will unite during a weekend of fun filled activities including face painting, games, soccer, dancing competition/karoake and goat roasting
From 9:30am until 4:00am
At Regional Stadium , Nyamirambo
Nyamirambo, Nyarugenge district, Kigali
Nyamirambo women under their group Kigali Women Association for Healing and Livelihoods (KWAHELI) / 250-788960892Children are the adults of tomorrow and nurturing harmony and understanding in each individual is essential to avoid community conflict as what happened in the past (1959 and 1994 genocides). The 2 day event will bring together children aged 7 -16 to participate in a variety of games (indoor and outdoor). This includes games like snakes and ladders, Ludo, cards, dominoes, table tennis, tug of war, competitive games including artistic talent competition, as well as boy/girl soccer. winners will receive peace trophies , scarfs, watches, bungles and mobile phones and play stations. all participants will watch a peace movie on giant screens. The day will end with goat roasting by older kids and eating and soft drinks for all. some testimonies about peace and tolerance will be heard from a few kids. each kid will go back with a placard with an oath to be a peaceful and tolerant adult.