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Les Enfants de Dieu BBoys on CNN.com

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Arriving in a New World

(by Kate Scanlan) Imagine a time when to get on an airplane and fly to another country felt unbelievable, to ride in a lift (aka elevator) or to catch a train. All those things and more happened today to Willy … Continue reading

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B, D and the Boys: The Harsh Realities (a reblog)

In Bret Downroc Syfert’s latest blogpost from Rwanda, he discusses the boys’ emerging recording careers with their new cowshed recording studio, as well as the realities of a street child’s life, and the important issue of volunteers in Rwanda … … Continue reading

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The boys are coming to London!!!

It’s happening! With the Southbank Centre, Catalyst Rwanda is bringing two of the boys of Les Enfants de Dieu centre for street children – Willy and Didier – as well as the centre’s visionary leader Rafiki Callixte to London. Les … Continue reading

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Time Boyz music video!!

Hip hop group Time Boyz is made up of former street children of Kigali, Rwanda. Their song is the story of how a little girl and an older boy survived life on the streets by sticking together like brother and … Continue reading

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International day for Street Children

12 April is International Day for Street Children. Led by the Consortium for Street Children this is an opportunity for street children and their champions; people like Catalyst Rwanda and centres like Les Enfants de Dieu to speak out.  The International Day for … Continue reading

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Yes, Man! – the film

Last year, 130 former street children, aged from 6 to 20 years, at the pioneering Les Enfants de Dieu centre in Kigali, Rwanda, were granted their dearest wish: to be taught to “break”, the original hip hop dance form. Catalyst Rwanda took the world-renowned Pervez from … Continue reading

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