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11/3/17

Escaping Violence in South Sudan, Women's Groups Offer Support

Since violence erupted in South Sudan in 2016, the number of people who have fled to safety in Uganda has exceeded one million.

11/2/17

“Slaves in a Body": Gender Injustice in Democratic Republic of Congo

“You women and girls are inferior human beings. This is God’s will and nothing can be done to change that”, an old man in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently said...

11/2/17

Ongoing Conflict in DRC Spares No one (Trigger Warning)

During my visit to Kasai in the Democratic Republic of Congo, I was visiting a health center in Miabi Heath.

11/2/17

Ongoing Conflict in DRC Spares No one (Trigger Warning)

During my visit to Kasai in the Democratic Republic of Congo, I was visiting a health center in Miabi Heath.

11/2/17

Running a Health Center in a Conflict Zone

In the past year, more than 1.4 million people had to flee their homes because of continuous armed conflict in Mbujimayi, in the Oriental Kasai province in the Democratic...

11/1/17

“Hospitals are luxury when you have nothing to feed your children”

“I sold all the house assets so that I can afford to pay the rent and to feed my children," says 35-year-old Asala. The mother of four children had to leave her home and now...

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