To mark the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict: "A culture of impunity still exists around sexual violence in conflict", written by Fiona for the Guardian's Sexual Violence and Development 2030 focus. Fiona reflects on recent events and change in the Congo. Read the whole article here. #Guardian #sexualviolence #development2030 #comment #congo
Documentary film screening and Q&A with Director Fiona Lloyd-Davies Under the Shadow tells the story of Masika Katsuva, who led Congo’s rape survivors to find healing, independence and justice through working together in the field.
We hear extraordinary confessions from soldiers, then witness a trial that could change the culture of rape in Eastern Congo. But can the women escape the shadow cast by this threat of sexual violence and will the spectre of justice bring hope an