When violence broke out in Burundi in 2015, Daniel’s father was killed due to his involvement in a government opposition party.
Violette spent 15 years living in the Kanembwa refugee camp in Tanzania due to violence in Burundi in 1993, which is where she met her husband.
When Innocent was younger, youth military groups regularly tried to recruit him. When things got so bad, his family encouraged him to flee.
Delphine and her family fled Burundi due to threats of violence from militia groups and the zone leader where her family lived.
Esther loves being a RUSA coach and was proud to see one of her girls’ teams win a camp tournament last year. She shares her love of football with her husband who is very supportive of her work.