Scovia Umutesi


Scovia Mutesi was born in Rwanda's Eastern Province in 1986 and now lives in Kigali City. She holds a Secondary Certificate in Human Sciences and currently works as a journalist and a Managing Director at online news website focusing on gender equality and equity issues, especially on unpaid care works. Scovia has a dream of being an expert in reporting on gender issues and owning a strong media house known for its accurate, complete, and effective gender stories. Scovia is a fellow with the IWMF's In-Country Training Reporting Fellowship in Rwanda, where a group of talented journalists undergo a year of training, learning important principles of journalism and putting them into practice through reporting projects.

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