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11 Nov

24.10.1993 ? 24.10.2021

On October 25, 2021, Maison Shalom blew out its 28th candle and celebrated once again the victory of love. The founder Marguerite Barankitse, the beneficiaries, the staff and the [...]

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28 Oct

The visit of the Luxembourgish Minister of Cooperation, Franz Fayot.

The Luxembourg Minister for Cooperation, Mr. Franz Fayot, was welcomed at the headquarters of Maison Shalom by its founder, Mrs. Marguerite Barankitse. Together, they laid the foundation stone for the [...]

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30 Aug

The visit of the Belgian socialist deputy, Ben Achour Malik

The Belgian Socialist MP, Mr. Ben Achour Malik, was welcomed at the Mahama refugee camp. He was able to see the different activities set up by Maison Shalom, [...]

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1 Mar

Culture and leisure? City of Angels

Located in Ruyigi in eastern Burundi, this recreational center and center for income-generating activities was inaugurated in 2003. Apart from the physical trauma, the long years of war resulted in […]

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1 Mar

Income generating activities

Maison Shalom invested in a range of infrastructure and services to increase financial autonomy, create jobs, and contribute to the development of the Eastern Region of Burundi. The first bank […]

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1 Mar

Community development

Burundi is among the three poorest countries in the world. Nearly 80 {18eeec6d52be440851c72f84af3a253ac0c44132395a14858bdc1df3131757b0} of the population earn less than $ 1 / day. Unemployment is one of the most pressing issues, […]

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1 Mar

Justice for Children

Supported by the Foundation of the Grand Duke and of the Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, the project "Hand extended to childhood" was launched in January 2010. Its mission is to facilitate […]

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1 Mar

Healthcare

Presentation of the socio-medical axis Purpose: Prevention, Treatment, Health Promotion The “REMA” Hospital Center, composed by the Center for the Protection of Mothers and Children (CPME), the REMA Hospital and […]

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1 Mar

Education Nursery

Nursery and primary school Thanks to the initiative of Maggy and the contributors of Maison Shalom, a community kindergarten was opened in 2005. This was a space where children aged […]

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1 Mar

Elite design

Elite Design is a clothing brand developed by refugees in Rwanda with the support of Maison Shalom. She produces clothes of all kinds, bags, napkins, tablecloths, bedspreads, and a lot more. […]

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