September 26, 2017

How dance is changing the lives of street kids in Rwanda

Written by Jessica Ellis for CNN

This post originally appeared on CNN.

A life on the street for a child is an everyday struggle; for food, shelter and safety.

In Rwanda, there are no recent official statistics, but it is estimated that nearly 2,000 children live on the streets of Kigali, the country’s capital city.

Until recently Pacfique Niyomwungeri, Simon Munyakazi, and Rene Byiringiro were part of that struggle, but their lives have been transformed through the power of dance.

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