Participant’s Story: Vestine from FXBVillage Gisiza, Rwanda

The FXBVillage Gisiza started in November 2014 in Muhanga District, Rwanda. The program currently empowers 602 people – 365 children and 237 adults – from 80 vulnerable families affected by extreme poverty and HIV/AIDS. Here is the first progresses of Vestine after 6 months in the program: Vestine Mukaruziga is a 38 years old mother with […]

Myanmar: ELLE changed her destiny

SweSweOo’s life was changed for good when she met the team from FXB International. Present in Myanmar since 1992, FXB works on education, professional training and income-generating activity (IGA) programs, helping to develop the local economy. True to its comprehensive approach, the association promotes women’s empowerment and gender equality. It has also organized major awareness-raising […]

TESTIMONY – Abiba shares her story on FXBVillage Kamenge, Burundi

Burundi is the fifth poorest country in the world. Almost 70 percent of the population lives below the poverty line. In 2006, the first FXB programs were launched in the country allowing 4500 individuals including children to bring themselves out of poverty. 15000 people participated in FXB programs in their communities through various prevention and […]

Suleiman, Uganda

Suleiman was part of the FXBVillage program in Bulenga (Uganda) which finished in December 2013. When FXB first met Suleiman, he was just four years old. His father had died when he was only a year old and he was living with his mother and four siblings. When the FXB Uganda Country Director first met Suleiman early […]