Abarikumwe Association 2

Abarikumwe group photo

at a glance

  • Abarikumwe’s artistic specialty was weaving bowls and baskets.

  • The group had about 17 members, all women.

  • Abarikumwe worked in Ruhango District.

  • Abarikumwe means People Who Are Together Association.


a closer look

Abarikumwe “People Who Are Together” Association previously worked together in Ruhango District.


Ruhango District

  • Population – 282,812
  • Size of District – 637km2 or 246 miles2
  • Main work – Agriculture (coffee, cassava, bananas, maize, rice, beans, sweet potatoes, sorghum, soybeans, vegetables, and potatoes)
  • Official District Website: www.ruhango.gov.rw