Empowering Survivors of Sexual Violence in the DRC

Congo (Kinshasa)

The PDF below describes the ‘Female Empowerment in Eastern DRC’ project, a collaborative effort by PRIO and the International Centre for Advanced Research and Training (ICART). The research looked at the support programmes USHINDI and Dorcas Rural aimed at helping survivors of sexual violence and other vulnerable women and men to reintegrate socially and economically in their commu- nities. These programmes train women and men to become literate and in skills that can help them earn and sustain a living.

Read more in the PDF below or find the original at: https://www.prio.org/utility/DownloadFile.ashx?id=1420&type=publicationfile