Founder & CEO, AKWOS

Felicite Rwemarika

Felicite Rwemarika is the founder and CEO of Association of Kigali Women in Sports whose mission is to empower women through sports and education. She is a Chairperson for Rwanda Women Football and the Commissioner of the Rwanda National Football Federation. A leader in the efforts to improve women’s lives in Rwanda, Felicite is involved in many women’s empowerment initiatives such as We-act for Hope. She is the President of Rwanda NGO Forum on Aids and Health Promotion that coordinates, promotes, and evaluates national activities to fight HIV and Aids.

She is an Ashoka fellow and recently her work with AKWOS received an Award from Stars Foundation.