In a confident voice, Manirakiza Jean Marie Vianney, a third year student, 19-old, said one student has a tree.
Manirakiza studies at Groupe Scolaire de Rusumo, one of 100 primary and secondary schools with a total population of 128,960 students, 66,081 girls (51.2%) and 62,879 boys (48.8%) ; 80 primary schools and 20 secondary schools targeted by Eco School project.
In an interview, he said :
“We do our best plant trees, we manage meetings and talk about environement and how to protect our trees. Once upon the week we did a community work and clean the school”.
“So far we are one of the best green schools, and we are very proud of our glasses and our environment club deserve it”.