Mr. Fidèle Rutayisire (panellist)
Fidèle is the founder and executive director of the Rwanda Men’s Resource Center. A lawyer by education, Fidèle is a passionate and articulate women’s rights activist in Rwanda. He holds a Master’s Degree in Gender and Development and a postgraduate degree in Peace building and he is involved in many women’s organizations in Rwanda. He is a board member of various local and international organizations, including the community based sociotherapy Business Owners Association and Servas International. He has also been a board member of PROFEMMES TWESE HAMWE, an umbrella of 53 women’s organizations in Rwanda, and the East African civil society organization forum. Fidèle is a master trainer around sexual and gender based violence and the male engagement in the Great Lakes Region of Africa.