The Congo Crisis: Women and War

von Michal Machnowski
Justine Masika Bihamba, founder of Synergyof Women for Victims of Sexual Violence, acoalition based in the Democratic Republicof Congo that consists of 35 women's organizationsthat help victims of sexual violence,and a Pax Christi InternationalPeace Prize Laureate, advocated on behalfof women affected by violence and rapes asa weapon of war in the eastern part of theDemocratic Republic of Congo (DRC) inWashington, DC, on September 24th.