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MSF Report on Ongoing DRC Rapes - Status of Response

In Ituri, DRC, civilian populations are still subjected to sexual violences and high levels of brutality Kinshasa/Bunia/Geneva – October 24th, 2007 Despite an overall decrease in … Read More»

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Stephen Lewis Outraged over Ongoing Lack of Response to DRC mass rapes

Below is a long, searing and outraged report from Stephen Lewis, Ex UN Ambassador on AIDS to Africa, about the ongoing, horrific, mass rapes in the Democratic Republic of Congo. While I absolutely agree with his outrage, I would add what he did not, to this report - which is that there are grassroots organizations that have sprung up, led by women survivors of rape, and that they are pleading for our support. I am in touch with V-Day, which is starting a campaign to fund and build a "City Of Joy" -- a safe village for rape survivors in Bukavu. … Read More»

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Need: Vol surgeons needed in DRC to help fistula rape survivors

HI all. I'm just back from meeting with a nurse in Goma region of Democratic Republic of Congo. … Read More»

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