Women Abuse in the Congo
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How are women suffering in this cerntal Africa area? What is next for these women?
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Congo rape soldiers: we abused our power - Channel 4 News

Congo rape soldiers: we abused our power - Channel 4 News | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
Channel 4 News has gained access to a pioneering project in eastern Congo where soldiers who raped with impunity during the country's civil war are rehabilitated.
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Forty-eight women raped every hour in Congo, study finds

Forty-eight women raped every hour in Congo, study finds | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
Research shows 12% of the country's women have been raped at least once, and the crisis is not confined to conflict areas...
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War Against Women - CBS News

War Against Women - CBS News | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
60 Minutes on CBS News: War Against Women - The Use Of Rape As A Weapon In Congo's Civil War...
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New Study Suggests a Higher Rate of Rape in Congo

New Study Suggests a Higher Rate of Rape in Congo | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
A new study in the American Journal of Public Health, estimates that nearly two million women have been raped in the Democratic Republic of Congo, with a woman victimized nearly every minute.
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Ms. Magazine | "Not Women Anymore": The Congo's rape survivors face pain, shame and AIDS

Ms. Magazine | "Not Women Anymore": The Congo's rape survivors face pain, shame and AIDS | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
Official Ms. Magazine site. Politics, culture, ms.
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Donate to/Sponsor DR Congo Women Victims of Rape & War | Women for Women International

Donate to/Sponsor DR Congo Women Victims of Rape & War | Women for Women International | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
Learn about the atrocities that have taken place in Congo, and how Run for Congo Women is trying to help turn the lives of women around.
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Home | V-Day: A Global Movement to End Violence Against Women and Girls Worldwide.

Home | V-Day: A Global Movement to End Violence Against Women and Girls Worldwide. | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
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UNHCR | Refworld | Democratic Republic of the Congo: Prevalence of domestic violence, the availability of legal protection, methods of punishing or deterring offenders, and presence of support syst...

UNHCR | Refworld | Democratic Republic of the Congo: Prevalence of domestic violence, the availability of legal protection, methods of punishing or deterring offenders, and presence of support syst... | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions on refugee status.
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Rape, brutality ignored to aid Congo peace

Rape, brutality ignored to aid Congo peace | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
At a makeshift recreation center at a hospital here in eastern Congo, about 500 women surround one of their own, who's lying on the floor.She clutches a cane as she struggles to get up. The women...
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In Congo, women face sexual violence and legacy of shame — Oxfam America

In Congo, women face sexual violence and legacy of shame — Oxfam America | Women Abuse in the Congo | Scoop.it
Spilling beyond the conflict that has swept the region, sexual violence is now beginning to corrode the core of traditional Congolese communities.
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