Janet Nkubana

Co-Founder and COO, Gahaya Links, Kigali, Rwanda

Business

Launch Date: February 21, 2013

Words of wisdom: "We are very proactive. We are strong women. We are great managers. We are great policy makers. We can be a great force for Africa."

Janet Nkubana, Co- Founder and COO, Gahaya Links

Janet Nkubana and her sister Joy Ndungutse, co-founded Gahaya Links.  They have been recognized internationally for not only creating business opportunities for hundreds of women (and men) in rural Rwanda after a dark point in Rwanda history, but also by taking that business to international markets, particularly with a major US purchaser Macy’s, Fair Winds Trading and Oprah Magazine, among many others. Gahaya Links is now the leader of Rwanda’s one-of-a-kind baskets commonly known as "Peace Baskets".

The Agaseke, "Peace Basket," is Rwanda's oldest traditional ba

...Read more
Leave a comment No Comments