RWAMBIBI UMUHOZA VANESSA is the assistant coordinator for KuzamuraUbuzima, and is the newest staff member.  She studied public health at the Catholic University of Rwanda, and will soon receive her bachelor’s degree.  Vanessa also has some training in culinary arts and loves to cook.

She helps hospital staff to determine which patients are eligible for the program and she interviews the caregivers about their families’ access to food.  She also talks to families about health, nutrition, and agriculture topics.

“I like helping people who have different problems.  I want to do everything I can to change the community for the better, especially by helping them to prevent diseases and improve their lives through good nutrition.”