Josephine Uwineza, known as "Fina" Uwineza is the owner of Flamingo Restaurant, which was the first Chinese restaurant in Rwanda's capital city of Kigali. The restaurant employs 21 people. She also owns Fina's Freshings, an agribusiness company working with farmers from rural areas. She works with local farmers and sells her products on a local level, but hopes to expand into the exporting business.
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Josephine Uwineza joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how the curriculum of the Peace Through Business program, including in home training, business planning and a mentoring trip to the United States, helps Rwandan women small business owners succeed.
What does a Rwandan woman small business owner think about business? Josephine Uwineza joins Jim Blasingame to discuss owning the first Chinese restaurant in the Rwandan capital city of Kigali, plus why she decided to become a business owner after 30 years in exile.