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This event occurred on
November 19, 2012
3:00pm - 3:00pm CAT
(UTC +2hrs)

TEDxYouth@Gasabo is a themed ''my local hero'' focused on showcasing everyday Rwandans having input and impact in their local communities and in turn in the country.

Klab, Telecom House Kacyiru
Boulevard de l'Umuganda
Kigali, 250
Event type:
Youth (What is this?)
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Dominique Ntirushwa

Dominique Ntirushwa is a young Rwandan of 22 years. He works for MTN Rwanda as a corporate Sales Engineer. He has worked there for the last four years, and has over 7 awards including the MTN Group overall customer care award in 2011 in South Africa. He is the Author of a book on a customer care called "7 Steps to Exceptional Customer Care" that was published in September 2012 by an American publishing company called Groundbreaking press. He is also the founder of a development project called " Data Innovation Centre" that provides high speed Internet access and free ICT & Business training to local communities in Rwanda."

Robert Nkeramugaba

Broadband Systems Specialist at Rwanda Development Board-RDB-RCIPRW Project. Robert Loves Arts and everything there is to it and will be seen in working in different areas that have been triggered by his passion of arts in all domains. Listen to Robert express Art's relevance in a growing nation.

Jean Michel Habineza

Jean is passionate about youth activities and spends his time advocating on young people to engage in meaningful conversations in different spaces of debate and dialogue. Jean Michel Habineza is now serving as the UN Youth Representative for Rwanda 2012.

Organizing team


Kigali, Rwanda
  • Akaliza Keza Gara
  • Alex Ntale
    Social Media Campaign
  • Claude Migisha K.
    Recruitment- Speakers