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GENDER BASED VIOLENCES /LE COURAGE DES VICTIMES

Ce lundi 11/11/2012, les femmes victimes des violences sexuelles en provenance des territoires d'IDJWI, KALEHE, précisemment celles provenant de Bunyakiri, Kavumu...etc lesquelles ont bénéficiés des soins à l'hôpital de Panzi pour certaines, d'autres bénéficiaient des appuis dans divers projets de développement et ceux visant la lutte contre la pauvrété, y compris l'accompagnement sociaux-économici-juridique du Docteur Denis Mukwege, ont investi la clinique juridique de l'hôpital de Panzi située à Kavumu en territoire de Kabare.
Ces femmes estimées à 300 ont haussé leurs voix pour condamner l'attentat perpetré contre le Docteur Mukwege et sa famille, mais aussi, elles ont exigé son retour sans condition en RDC et plus particulièrement à Bukavu en vue de poursuivre la mission salvatrice amorcée en faveur des femmes victimes des violences sexuelles. D'autre part, elles ont demandé aux autorités congolaises de garantir la sécurité au Docteur pour faciliter son retour.
Par la suite, ces femmes courageuses, soucieuses de voir leur médecin soignant rentrer au pays le plus tôt que possible ont collecté les produits vivriers issus de leurs champs, notamment des sacs d'ananas, des haricots, braises etc...destinés à la vente et dont les sommes percues contribueront à payer les frais de voyage pour ce brave fils du pays contraint à l'exil involontaire. Ces femmes courageuses; à l'instar de la veuve de l'évangile, ont donné le peu qu'elles avaient, en signe d'amour pour leur médecin traitant. Ceci est un exemple à suivre et un signe d'affection.

English translation by community member ngalula

This Monday, 11/11/2012, women victims of sexual violence from the territories of Idjwi Kalehe precisely those from Bunyakiri Kavumu ... etc who have benefited from the care of the Panzi hospital, or have been supported through various development projects aimed at fighting poverty, including the social, legal and economic support of the Dr. Denis Mukwege who has invested in the Panzi hospital located in Kavumu Kabare.

An estimate 300 women have raised their voices to condemn the attack perpetrated against Dr. Mukwege and his family, but also demanded his unconditional return to the DRC, especially in Bukavu to continue the salvation mission began in favor of women victims of sexual violence. On the other hand, they asked the Congolese authorities to ensure the safety of the Doctor to facilitate his return.

These courageous women, anxious to see their treating physician returning home as soon as possible collected food crops from their fields, including bags of pineapple, beans, etc ... and coals to sell. The money collected will help pay the travel expenses for this brave son of the country forced into involuntary exile. These courageous women, like the widows in the Gospel, gave the little they had, as a sign of love for their physician. This is an example to follow and a sign of affection.

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This Monday, 11/11/2012, women victims of sexual violence from the territories of Idjwi Kalehe precisely those from Bunyakiri Kavumu ... etc who have benefited from the care of the Panzi hospital, or have been supported through various development projects aimed at fighting poverty, including the social, legal and economic support of the Dr. Denis Mukwege who has invested in the Panzi hospital located in Kavumu Kabare.

An estimate 300 women have raised their voices to condemn the attack perpetrated against Dr. Mukwege and his family, but also demanded his unconditional return to the DRC, especially in Bukavu to continue the salvation mission began in favor of women victims of sexual violence. On the other hand, they asked the Congolese authorities to ensure the safety of the Doctor to facilitate his return.

These courageous women, anxious to see their treating physician returning home as soon as possible collected food crops from their fields, including bags of pineapple, beans, etc ... and coals to sell. The money collected will help pay the travel expenses for this brave son of the country forced into involuntary exile. These courageous women, like the widows in the Gospel, gave the little they had, as a sign of love for their physician. This is an example to follow and a sign of affection.

:: Beatrice Ngalula Kabutakapua
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