Drc Violence

Dialing Up Hope Amid Civil War in the DRC

Jean Marie Minani | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK
Jean Marie Minani

A person who doesn't communicate is like a person who is imprisoned. They are excluded from the outside world, without information. They don't hear any news.

Join the Million Women Rising Against Male Violence

Louise Pennington | Posted 06.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Louise Pennington

The cost of domestic violence alone to the UK economy is £23 billion pounds a year with approximately 1 in 8 women experiencing domestic violence every year.

Democratic Republic of Congo: New Peace Framework Requires Shared Vision

Maria Lange | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK
Maria Lange

The latest agreement for peace in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) offers a fresh and much needed glimmer of hope for ordinary Congolese citizens suffering from two decades of violence.

Sarah O'Meara

Can Global Dance Event 'One Billion Rising' Stop Violence Against Women?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

If you've caught whisperings about One Billion Rising, then you'll probably have some sense of the scale of playwright and activist Eve Ensler's visio...

Democratic Republic of Congo: The Importance of Realistic Legislation on 'Conflict-Free Gadgets'

Chantal Daniels | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK
Chantal Daniels

Accountability and responsibility; where does it start and where does it end? Growing up always comes with taking on greater responsibilities, and we soon learn that our decisions not only affect our own lives, but also those of others, either close or unknown to us. The same counts for our actions, and the direct and indirect consequences they may trigger.