Posts Tagged ‘Uvira’

Congo: Men with guns

Congo: Men with guns

Militia groups of various configurations have ruled the DRC countrysides for more than a decade. This armed posse patrols an area near Uvira.


Congo: Survivors Song

Congo: Survivors Song

From a hospital rehabilitation center, recovering from the brutalities of war in the Congo, a choir of survivors sings of strength and hope.


Congo: Just here suffering

Congo: Just here suffering

“Imani” is a survivor of gender based violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In her native Swahili she details the nearly unspeakable brutalization of her body and soul.