Unity Club is an organization founded First Lady Jeannette Kagame in February 1996.
She brought together spouses of male Cabinet members and women Cabinet members with the aim of promoting cohesion among themselves and work together to enhance unity and peace while contributing to the socio-economic development of the country following the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
On 8th March 2007, marking Unity Club 10th Anniversary milestone, the club extended its membership to include spouses of effective associate members.
The ten protectors of friendship pact to be recognized include four Rwandans and six foreigners. Of these, seven passed away.
They will be honoured for their acts of courage and humanity displayed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
Members of Unity Club-Intwararumuri will come together for the 15th forum at Rwanda’s Parliamentary building from 10th to 14th November 2022.
It was organized on collaboration with the Ministry of National Unity and Civic Engagement (MINUBUMWE) will focus on discussions aimed at strengthening unity and resilience of Rwandans.
During the forum, participants will assess the implementation of performance contracts signed during the 14th edition.
Protectors of friendship pact are expected to be awarded on the last day.