*Winner of the 2017 Edward R. Murrow Award for best news series (international category)
Debbie Assimwe is no stranger to tragedy. In 1994, the Rwandan genocide claimed her parents and eight of her siblings. Her brother, Robert, survived the bloodshed but would succumb to his debilitating injuries years later.
Filled with grief, in 2008, Debbie left Rwanda for Canada, settling in London, Ontario. But she never forgot the promise she made to her brother's four children. This is her story.