Vote for Jean Claude Muhire in "Be the change" award.
Muhire was the one and only Rwandan to be nominated in be the change award initiaved by Nelson Mandela and his wife Graca Machel. mainly due to his produced film LIZA which was written and produced by himself. The movie is a fictional story that centers on the plight of an orphan that survives the brutality of being sexually abused by her uncle. MUHIRE wrote it after experiencing the lives of orphans when he was volunteer at the former Kimisagara Orphanage.
From this inspiration, he decided to fight so hard for people whose voices are often ignored and his message was to bring out these problems as well as to make sure that all young children are well treated. Last but not least, LIZA film acted as a reminder of what kind of world we are living in and what should be done to reduce the violence that is found in many communities.
Be the change is a global campaign that seeks to inspire and celebrate citizen action for positive social change and it had been initiated by Nelson Mandela and his wife Grace Machel. If you need to vote click to the following link and follow directions.