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  1. DRC: Women and Children Ravaged by Congo Conflict

    For the first time in the three-month long uprising in eastern Congo, more civilians are being injured than soldiers&

    Monday, August 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 263
  2. CONGO-KINSHASA: UN Official Condemns Sexual Violence By Renegade Soldiers

    A United Nations official today condemned the sexual violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) r

    Thursday, July 19, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 233
  3. CONGO-KINSHASA: World Bank to Help Improve Healthcare for 11 Million People, Especially Women

    The World Bank's Board has approved an additional International Development Association (IDA)* grant of $75 million f

    Wednesday, July 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 222
  4. DRC: Warlord Gets 14 Years for Using Child Soldiers

    Convicted Congolese warlord Thomas Lubanga Dyilo has been sentenced to 14 years in jail, but he will have six years k

    Tuesday, July 10, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 206
  5. DRC: Survivors of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in Congo find Access to Justice

    There are no court houses in Kalonge health district, a region home to more than 130,000 people, high in the hills ab

    Wednesday, June 27, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 175
  6. DRC: Security Council Deplores Recent Mutiny, Killing and Abuse of Civilians

    The Security Council today strongly condemned the recent mutiny by renegade soldiers in the Democratic Republic of th

    Friday, June 15, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 161
  7. Women, Peace and Security and the MONUSCO Mandate Renewal - June 2012

    The NGOWG on Women, Peace and Security recently hosted Josephine Ngalula Kabeya, the National President of the Forum

    Monday, June 11, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 613
  8. Report of the Mapping Exercise Documenting the Most Serious Violations of Human Rights and International Humanitarian Law Committed Within the Territory of the Democratic Republic of the Congo Between March 1993 and June 2003

    This report is the sum of the work of a team of men and women, from the DemocraticRepublic of the Congo (DRC) and bey

    Friday, June 8, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs89 616
  9. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: June 2012

    For June, in which the China has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations

    Friday, June 1, 2012
    Monthly Action Points91 229
  10. DRC: Women Use Radio to Fight Sexual Violence

    Armed with microphones, female journalists are using the media to fight the war on women's bodies in the Democratic R

    Wednesday, May 30, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 103
  11. DRC: Families in Camp Scattered by DRC Fighting

    “We were together in the forest when the fighting forced us to flee,” Mukakarimba said in tears, cradling

    Wednesday, May 23, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 058
  12. Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    The report covers the requested update on the progress in the DRC (between 26 January and 10 May 2012).
    Wednesday, May 23, 2012
    Secretary General Reports11 644
  13. DRC: UN Envoy Concerned About Possible Sexual Violence Amid Latest Fighting

    A top United Nations official has voiced her concern about the latest wave of fighting in eastern Democratic Republic

    Thursday, May 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 040
  14. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: May 2012

    For May, in which Azerbaijan has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on the situations

    Tuesday, May 1, 2012
    Monthly Action Points91 231
  15. DRC: A Fashion Show Featuring Women Living with HIV

    This past March was designated women's month in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

    Wednesday, April 18, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive65 010
  16. DRC: Reducing Gender Based Violence in DRC through Behaviour Change Strategies

    The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has become infamous in recent years as the “rape capital of the world,&r

    Tuesday, April 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 956
  17. DRC: Reducing Gender-based Violence in DRC Through Behavior Change Strategies

    The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has become infamous in recent years as the “rape capital of the world,&r

    Tuesday, April 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 976
  18. DRC: CBM'S Fistula Campaign Aims to Give Women Back Their Dignity

    On 22nd March 2012, CBM, the overseas disability charity, will be running a UK wide awareness campaign about their wo

    Wednesday, March 21, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 929
  19. DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: First conviction by the ICC in The Prosecutor v. Thomas Lubanga Dyilo

    Today, Trial Chamber I issued the first ever trial judgement of the International Criminal Court (ICC), in the case a

    Wednesday, March 14, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 904
  20. DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO: Congo-Kinshasa: The Forgotten Rape Capital of the World

    The effects of civil strife on the people of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the attendant sexual violatio

    Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 885
  21. DRC: Foundations Give Hope to Survivors of Sexual Violence in DR Congo

    Sexual violence is rampant in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

    Thursday, February 16, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 829
  22. Resource: V-Day Annual Report 2011

    V-Day is pleased to share its 2011 Annual Report Viva Vevolution!

    Tuesday, February 14, 2012
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 558
  23. DRC/INTERNATIONAL: Why The Most Dangerous Places To Women Threaten Global Peace And Security

    Sexual and gender-based violence, or SGBV, does not just affect an individual but also has the power to permeate an e

    Monday, February 13, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 837
  24. DRC: Narratives of Rape in the DRC: Helpful, but Perpetuating Stereotypes?

    Women Under Siege is a fascinating new initiative of the Women's

    Sunday, February 12, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 808
  25. DRC: Panzi Hospital: On the Front Line of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence

    Imagine your village being attacked, your loved ones brutalized or even killed.

    Monday, February 6, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 774
  26. CONGO: Women Graduate from Sexual Violence Survivors Program in the Congo

    In the war torn area of the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo armed rebels rape and pillage women on a regular bas

    Sunday, February 5, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 773
  27. Report of the Secretary-General on MONUSCO S/2012/65 (Jan 2012)

    Report of the Secretary-General on MONUSCO S/2012/65 (26 January 2012): This report was submitted pursuant to S/RES/1991
    Thursday, January 26, 2012
    Secretary General Reports11 611
  28. DRC: Protectors or Sexual Predators

    "A dead rat is worth more than the body of a woman." Those were the words of one distraught young woman who

    Tuesday, January 10, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 663
  29. DRC: Commander in Militia Denies Role in Mass Rape

    SADOKE KIKUNDA Mayele repeatedly cracks his knuckles as he sits restlessly in a small room up a dank stairway in Goma

    Wednesday, January 4, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 622
  30. DRC: Rape Persists in Congo, Even When the War is Over

    THE BABY'S name is Alame.

    Tuesday, January 3, 2012
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 624
  31. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: January 2012

    For January, in which South Africa has the Security Council presidency, the January MAP provides recommendations on c

    Sunday, January 1, 2012
    Monthly Action Points91 239
  32. UNION VIEW: Stop Violence and Impunity, Justice for the Women of the DRC

    Please Click here to view the full report of the

    Tuesday, December 20, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 555
  33. Monthly Action Points (MAP) on Women, Peace and Security, NGOWG, December 2011

    For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 540
  34. Eve Ensler: 'Women Will Rise Up and Take Back the Congo for the Congolese' - Video

    Eve Ensler, author of The Vagina Monologues, talks about her work with the City of Joy refuge in the Democratic Repub

    Monday, December 5, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 541
  35. DRC: Sexual violence in eastern DR Congo - signs of change?

    During a fairly frenetic trip to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo last week I spent a couple of hours at the Heal

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 484
  36. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: December 2011

    For December, in which the Russian Federation has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations o

    Thursday, December 1, 2011
    Monthly Action Points91 424
  37. INTERNATIONAL: Designation for Sanctions of an Armed Leader in the DRC

    The Permanent Missions to the United Nations of France, the United Kingdom, and the United States submitted to the Se

    Tuesday, November 29, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 453
  38. DRC: Sexual Violence and Gender: From Peace to Conflict and Back Again

    More attention is being paid today to the inter-relationality between gender and war/conflict than ever before, raisi

    Monday, November 28, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 473
  39. DRC: Wanted Congo Rebel Holds Campaign Rally

    A national assembly candidate charged with organising the mass rape of 387 people has staged a campaign rally in the

    Saturday, November 26, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 445
  40. DRC: Film Sheds Light on Congo's "Unfair Rape Trials"

    The international community's efforts to increase the number of rape convictions in Democratic Republic of Congo have

    Monday, November 21, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 463
  41. DRC: Election Promises of Peace and Security

    The 11 candidates contesting presidential elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo all pledge to improve peace a

    Saturday, November 12, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 429
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  43. First Carter Center Pre-Election Statement on Preparations in the Democratic Republic of Congo

    The Carter Center has been closely monitoring the implementation of the electoral calendar that was released by the I

    Friday, November 11, 2011
    Reports/Policy Briefs90 530
  44. DRC: DRC Election: Final Media Release: Joint Statement

    DR Congo: As Electoral Campaign Starts, Congolese and International NGOs Call for Urgent Measures to Prevent Escalat

    Thursday, November 3, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 399
  45. DRC:DR Congo: Arrest Candidate Wanted For Mass Rape

    Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo should immediately arrest an armed group leader running for political

    Wednesday, November 2, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 398
  46. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: November 2011

    For November, in which Portugal has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on country situ

    Tuesday, November 1, 2011
    Monthly Action Points91 431
  47. AFRICA: Peacebuilders Fail Africa's Women Victims of War

    Thousands of women and girls who have been abducted by armed groups, enslaved and repeatedly raped during conflicts a

    Monday, October 31, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 381
  48. Report of the Secretary General on MONUSCO S/2011/656 (Oct 2011)

    Report of the Secretary-General on MONUSCO S/2011/656 (24 October 2011): This report was submitted pursuant to S/RES/199
    Monday, October 24, 2011
    Secretary General Reports11 614
  49. INTERNATIONAL: Leymah Gbowee: Child Soldiers, Child Wives: Wounded for Life

    Working with ex-child soldiers of Charles Taylor's army, and the girls they have taken as wives, has convinced Nobel

    Friday, October 7, 2011
    Pre 2015 News Archive64 618
  50. Monthly Action Points (MAP) for the Security Council: October 2011

    For October, in which Nigeria has the Security Council presidency, the MAP provides recommendations on country situat

    Saturday, October 1, 2011
    Monthly Action Points91 433

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