Save Generations Organization
Save Generations Organization (SGO) is a Rwandan National NGO dedicated to protect the rights of children, youth and women, prepare, empower and equip the future generations.
2015: Yvette Nyinawumuntu to achieve her longtime dream established Save Generations Organization (SGO) to restore hope for young girls and boys who had dropped out of school and devoted to Drug abuse/addiction and sex work/prostitution due to social and economic problems in the neighborhood of Kigali city in Rwanda. Through rehabilitation process, sponsorship program and livelihood program, 43 Youth (2boys/41girls) from poor families who had issues of sexual abuse and exploitation, teen pregnancy and unwanted pregnancy had access to psychosocial counseling, education and health care.
2016: SGO was awarded a legal personality from Rwanda Governance Board (RGB), number: 008/RGB/NGO/2016.
2017: SGO received funding partnership from A bridge for Girls Fund: a number of girls have been enrolled back to school and others engaged in vocation skills development and formed cooperatives for income generation and livelihood improvement.
2018: SGO won a funding award from Kvinna till Kvinna to empower adolescent and young girls in school on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for teen pregnancy prevention and girls’ rights promotion.
Area(s) of Focus
Education, Environmental and Natural Resources, Family Planning and Reproductive Health, Gender, Gender Based Violence, HIV and AIDS, Organizational Development, Sexuality, Social and Behavior Change Communication, Youth