Ketsia kabanyana is a blessed wife and mother of three. She is the founder & president of dorcas consolation family (dcf), a women centered christian and humanitarian organization working in the area of health, education, social and economic development of women in Rwanda ( East Africa). Under her leadership, dcf has progressively reached and equipped more than 12.000 people by initiating community projects and this has lifted more women and children overcome barriers and navigate opportunities in their life. Ketsia has an advanced professionalism of more than 14 years of experience, working directly with communities especially, children, women and youth; focusing on child protection, gender, education, capacity building, health and advocacy. Holder of a master's degree in gender studies, she has been awarded by the US Embassy in Rwanda as the woman of courage of the year 2017. She is also the leader of days for girls enterprise of Rwamagana ( Rwanda),
where they produce and distribute reusable sanitary pads by increasing access to menstrual care and education solutions that shatter stigma and limitations for women and girls.