Catholic Peacebuilding Network

Enhancing the study and practice of Catholic peacebuilding

Reconciliation in Rwanda through Base Communities (in French)

Reconciliation Great Lakes Region

CPN held a conference in Bujumbura, Burundi, from July 24-28, 2006, where papers were presented on The Church in Rwanda : Reconciliation through Base Communities:

Fr. Fabien RWAKAREKE, Pastorale d’ensemble, Diocese of Nyundo prsented LA COMMUNAUTE ECCLESIALE DE BASE (CEB) COMME ESPACE DE PAIX ET DE RECONCILIATION (paper in French).

Jean Claude NGENDANDUMWE, Project Officer, Episcopal Justice and Peace Commission of Rwanda, presented Expériences de réconciliation dans les Communautés Ecclésiales de Base (paper in French).

Simon GASIBEREGE, Professor of Psychopedagogy, Rwanda National University, presented Conversion, aveu et échange de pardon au Rwanda : le processus de réconciliation
chez les individus et dans les communautés ecclésiales de base
(paper in French).