University of Rwanda
WHY THIS CAMPAIGN
UWIZAHA Marie Louise is a 9-year-old girl. She was born into a poor family with a disability. Her limbs along with her back have problems and she can not walk hence has been carried by her parents to school every day as she has no wheelchair. Her parents earn money after working in other people’s gardens and sometimes sleep empty stomach. The Einstein is running this campaign on her behalf to find the support she needs to access better medical care and scholastic materials she deserves.
Louise wishes to become a doctor and help young children with a disability like hers. She is a science enthusiast who is optimistic about her future.
Louise has not regarded her disability as an inability. She does well in class and ended her primary two with the fourth position in the class. She is a brilliant and competitive girl who is working hard to transform her family and society.