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

The Luxembourg Minister of 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 construction of schools and other infrastructure of Maison Shalom. Minister Fayot met with young Burundian and Rwandan refugees learning the culinary arts whose training is supported by the Luxembourg cooperation before tasting some of their menus. The Minister praised the work of Maison Shalom saying that it is thanks to this love for humanity that Maison Shalom has been able to stand up during all these years and wished that the end would be a happy ending like those seen in Hollywood movies. He ended his speech by encouraging Maison Shalom to keep its perseverance and determination, because it is thanks to this that we will succeed in building a new generation of Great Lakes.