2.1. Rwandan students

PhD research by Theoneste Rutayisire

The impact of community justice in post-genocide Rwanda: An ethnographic study of everyday life after gacaca courts. Ongoing.

MA research

Emmanuel Sarabwe (2012) The role of sociotherapy in solving family conflicts: An evaluation of a five year intervention in Gicumbi District. Master of Social Work and Social Administration.Faculty of Social Sciences, Uganda Christian University, December 2012.

Theophile Sewimfura (2013) Transforming identity-based conflicts through sociotherapy in Bugesera. Master of Arts in Peace Studies and Conflict Transformation. National University of Rwanda, September 2013.

Memoires (BA theses, based on research by Rwandan students on sociotherapy Byumba)

Généreuse Mukayisenga (2008) L’apport des groupes de sociothérapie dans la réintégration psychosociale des filles – mères. Cas d’étude: Diocèse EER/Byumba. Université National du Rwanda.

Alexandre Ntezimana (2009) L’impact des groupes sociothérapie dans l’amélioration des conditions socio-économique des veuves: Cas d’étude EAR/Byumba. Université National du Rwanda.

Victoire Uwamariya (2010) The effect of community-based sociotherapy on the lives of the elderly: A case study of Byumba Sector. Institut Polytechnique de Byumba.

Wherny Namara (2010) La contribution du projet de sociothérapie dans la réduction de la pauvreté des ménages: Case du secteur Byumba (Janvier 2006 – Janvier 2010). Institut Polytechnique de Byumba.

N.B. Some memoires still missing from this list.

Number of students who completed research in Byumba

• 7 Students from Butare University

• 5 Students from IPB

• Three students from Uganda Christian University (Masters)