ABOUT US

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Our Vision

Our vision is to see the people with epilepsy across the Rwandan society,attain full right without any social injustice, with an uplifted well being for reliance and sustainable development. 

Our MISSION

We fight against epilepsy in different domains including health,psycho-social and legislative to improve well being of beneficiaries and their families for community holistic transformation.

Who We Are

  

GLOBAL  EPILEPSY CONNECTION "GECO" is primarily a NATIONAL NON- GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION establishshed In Rwanda on 29th,  October, 2010 with a very humble and sacrificial beginning by different people Including a group of concerned  parents and people with epilepsy, medical practitioners and interested parties who felt the needs and stood up to collectively raise a voice for persons with epilepsy and other mental seizures. The organization alms at fighting against epilepsy and other men­tal disabilities In different factors including health and wealth, psycho-social and legislative. The Organization started in the Western Province of Rwanda / Rub­avu District and it is now spanning across all Rwandan territory.


Our Goal,Values&Objective

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Fight against epilepsy and other mental illness In different factors Including heath , psycho-Social and legislative .

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Fight against HIV/AIDS among epileptics and people with other related mental disabilities instruct and give them necessary information about human reproduction

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withstand poverty and promote the welfare of epileptics, people with mental disabilities and their families as well.

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 Contribute to social and educational support   for people with epilepsy and others with elated problem.

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Promote and develop partnership system with other league in domain related with our main objectives at nation and international level,in order to make unquestionable,strong and sustainable organizaion

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the sustainability of the organization : Move toward financial sustainability through gaining our own facilities and properties which will eventually generate local income.By end 2025,move to our own facilities, provided grinding machines for the benefit of victims, Run Bio-gas project to the beneficiaries,construct a  Mental Health research Center,a VTC, upgraded Farming and agriculture, small Juice,Establish water distribution project,Form driving agency....