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Dr. Denis Mukwege on the Skavlan Talkshow in Scandinavia

By Donor Direct Action | Oct 27, 2014
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Dr. Denis Mukwege on the Skavlan Talkshow in Scandinavia.

Dr. Denis Mukwege wins the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought 2014

By Donor Direct Action | Oct 21, 2014
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Congratulations to Dr. Denis Mukwege who won the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought 2014.

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Dr. Mukwege received the Inamori Ethics Prize in Cleveland, Ohio

By Donor Direct Action | Oct 6, 2014
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“Dr. Mukwege is a man of great courage and integrity,” said Inamori Center Director Shannon E. French.

“The problems he addresses evoke such feelings of horror that most people avoid even thinking of them. Dr. Mukwege has helped women all over the world by refusing to turn away and demanding instead that the world confront the issue of sexual violence. He shows compassion and respect for human dignity by both treating and empowering women.”

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Dr. Mukwege nominated for the European Parliament’s 2014 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought

By Donor Direct Action | Oct 1, 2014
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Dr Mukwege has been nominated for the European Parliament’s 2014 Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought!

The award ceremony will take place in Strasbourg on November 26, 2014.

Read article in French.

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Video: Dr. Jill Biden travels to the DRC and visits Panzi Hospital

By Donor Direct Action | Jul 16, 2014
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Dr. Jill Biden travels to the DRC and visits Panzi Hospital.

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Panzi Hospital 2013 Annual Report

By Donor Direct Action | Apr 25, 2014
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Read Report in English

Read Report in French

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Dr. Mukwege Receives Advancing Women in Peace and Security Award at Georgetown University

By Donor Direct Action | Feb 27, 2014
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Dr. Denis Mukwege was honored by Hillary Clinton for his trailblazing leadership of Panzi Hospital and all he has done to help women in the DRC. Secretary Clinton presented him with the Advancing Women in Peace and Security Award at Georgetown University.

Robin Wright for Women’s Synergy for Victims of Sexual Violence

By Donor Direct Action | Dec 16, 2013
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Robin Wright Actress and Global Ambassador for Women’s Synergy for Victims of Sexual Violence

World Bank Interview with Dr. Mukwege: “Sexual Violence is a Weapon of Mass Destruction”

By Donor Direct Action | Nov 12, 2013
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Read interview on the World Bank blog in English or
Read interview on the World Bank blog in French.

Washington Post article: Dr. Denis Mukwege accepts the 2013 Civil Courage Prize for his work at the Panzi Hospital

By Donor Direct Action | Oct 17, 2013
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Read article in The Washington Post.

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Like a Heaven

By Donor Direct Action | Aug 21, 2013
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Like a Heaven Occupational therapy at Panzi Hospital Every part hurts–feet, trudging weeks from her village now stinking of corpses, burnt huts, and surviving kinfolk…

Le Monde article highlights the work of the Panzi Hospital and Dr. Mukwege

By Donor Direct Action | Jul 17, 2013
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Read article in Le Monde (French only).