Christelle Kwizera


Christelle Kwizera founded the company Water Access Rwanda, to provide reliable and affordable access to piped safe water in rural and semi-urban communities in Rwanda using their flagship solution, INUMA Groundwater Solar Kiosks, while also professionally maintaining safe water microgrid systems.


Kwizera’s business supports the following SDGs:

Goal 6: Clean water and sanitation

Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic growth

Goal 13: Climate action


“We provide safe purified water at an affordable rate. This liberates time and money that can be used for other income generating activities, allow kids time to focus on education and women more time to engage in economic and political activities, thus positively impacting progress towards the SDGs.”


Christelle was selected as a 2019 WE Empower Awardee.