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UNE VIOLENCE

ici chez nous a bukavu a cause du chomage , ily avais une maman qui avais prix une credit de 500dol, par ce que la maman vendait de ceinture maleureuseument elle avait eu perte, alor le proprietaire de cet argant avais confisque la maison de la victime; la maman ne sais ou aller avec toutes la famille or son marie l'avais abandonne;
c'est grave mes amie!

English translation by PulseWire member AnnieTheriault

Here, in Bukavu, because of unemployment, a mother took out a 500$ loan. She sold belts but, unfortunately, suffered a loss. Consequently, the person who had loaned her the money took possession of her home. The mother and her family had nowhere to go, and her husband had abandoned her. Friends, this is very serious!

This story was written for World Pulse’s Ending Violence Against Women Digital Action Campaign.

World Pulse believes that women's stories, recommendations, and collective rising leadership can—and will—bring an end to gender-based violence. The EVAW Campaign elicits powerful content from women on the ground, strengthens their confidence as vocal grassroots leaders, and ensures that influencers and powerful institutions hear their stories.
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Here, in Bukavu, because of unemployment, a mother took out a 500$ loan. She sold belts but, unfortunately, suffered a loss. Consequently, the person who had loaned her the money took possession of her home. The mother and her family had nowhere to go, and her husband had abandoned her. Friends, this is very serious!

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