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Ireen Ngabireyimana is attending a boarding secondary school with a Naweza scholarship.
After arriving in Malawi with her parents in 2012, she enrolled in sixth grade at the only primary school in the Dzaleka refugee camp. Malawi schools teach in English, and Ireen came from francophone Burundi.
Claudine is a young woman from Burundi who volunteers as a community social worker for the Naweza (Swahili for “I can”) Project in Dzaleka refugee camp. Naweza was created in partnership with the Fidel Götz Foundation, and is meant to help increase access for refugee girls to quality education, security, and overall well-being.
On the feast of Our Lady of the Way, Father General renews the commitment of JRS for the poor and the excluded.
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