July 10, 2014 /
Girls and young women from eastern Congo, where rape has become a weapon of war, take shelter at the Marguerite House where many feel part of a community for the first time.
July 7, 2014
"Congo's Children," our newest e-book, draws on reporting, photographs, and videos by Kem and Jon Sawyer to show the struggles–and the triumphs–of the young people who will determine Congo's future.
July 7, 2014
"Seeds of Hope" features Masika Katsuva and her efforts to help other survivors of rape in the DRC. Newsweek calls the film “visually stunning and gut-achingly harrowing.”
July 3, 2014
Children in the DRC who have lost families, homes and schools prove to be remarkably resilient. Photographs, videos, and in-depth profiles bring their stories alive.
June 13, 2014
Fiona Lloyd-Davies' documentary on rape in the Congo is lauded as a "visually stunning and gut-achingly harrowing new film."
May 21, 2014
Filmmaker Fiona Lloyd-Davies on hand for screening, part of evening focus on rape and gender violence during conflict.
May 2, 2014 /
To poor to pay but not too poor to lobby, the Republic of Congo raises doubts about its claims against vulture investors.
April 10, 2014 /
Christian Science Monitor
Street kids are used to living from lie to lie—often penniless, some are orphans and others shunned as witches. In Kinshasa many seek refuge at ORPER where every child is considered "a jewel."
April 1, 2014 /
For decades, the Banyamulenge people of eastern Congo have found themselves foreigners in their own country. In January 2014, they met with Russ Feingold, the U.S. special envoy to the region.
March 27, 2014 /
At StandProud, a center for youth with physical disabilities, a 15-year old with polio learns to walk. Others play soccer for the first time.