Welcome to the official website of « Fondation Kizito Mihigo pour la Paix (KMP) », a Rwandan non-profit NGO (Non-Governmental Organisation), with a mission of using art in PEACEBUILDING after genocide. Our programs promote Memory conservation, Compassion, Forgiveness, Reconciliation, Non-Violence, Human dignity, Human Rights, Unity, Civic education, and the citizen participation for an accountable governance.
The Foundation is named after the founder, Kizito Mihigo, a Rwandan catholic musician, genocide survivor, who has chosen to fully consecrate his life and his work to forgiveness and reconciliation. The mission of KMP is therefore to use art (music, drama, poetry, etc.) in Rwandan population education about Peace, Reconciliation and other human values distroyed by the genocide.
KMP has a legal personnality No 51/08.11 of 8/04/2011 from the Ministry of Justice and the Rwanda Governance Board.
Whether Christian or not, citizen or just friend of Rwanda, artist or not; whatever part of the world you may come from, KMP foundation welcomes you with open arms.