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Kavumu trial: High Military Court confirms all condemnations

26.07.2018 - (Last modified: 18.11.2019)
Tonight, the High Military Court of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (HMC) has confirmed the condemnation of all 11...
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On 12 June, the appeal trial of Kavumu Case began in Bukavu (DRC). The case relates to the rape of 40 girls for fetishis...
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Frederic Batumike and others - Kavumu Trial

12.02.2018 - (Last modified: 26.07.2018)
Facts Kavumu is a very poor village in the South Kivu province in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). For many years, this region has been the scene of violence, fighting for territories and natural resources, and power struggle. Between 2013 and 2016, more than 40 young girls in Kavumu, aged between 13 months and 12 years, were kidnapp...

Kavumu case: interview with “the man who mends women”

08.02.2018 - (Last modified: 20.12.2018)
Doctor Mukwege founded Panzi Hospital in Bukavu in 1999. Since its inception, more than 50'000 women, including the you...
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Despite threats and intimidations on behalf of those whom they disturb, the Congolese actors stood firm. Attorney Charl...
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Before destiny led him to the victims of Kavumu, Georges Kuzma, police and justice expert consultant for Physicians for...
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Justice is delivered for the children of Kavumu

13.12.2017 - (Last modified: 02.02.2018)
Bukavu / Geneva / New York, December 13, 2017.  In an extraordinary and landmark ruling, 11 Congolese militia members, w...
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Kavumu: A psychologist alongside traumatized children

04.12.2017 - (Last modified: 10.01.2018)
Jacqueline Fall, an expert medical consultant for Physicians for Human Rights (PHR), has always worked with children and...
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Kavumu trial maintained to 9 November

09.11.2017 - (Last modified: 22.11.2017)
Geneva, 9 November 2017 - After several days of uncertainty, the trial for the Kavumu rapes will finally open today in B...
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The Kavumu child rape cases: Finally, a trial

02.11.2017 - (Last modified: 09.11.2017)
UPDATE: due to unforeseen circumstances, the trial will start on 9 November 2017.   Bukavu, Geneva, New-York, 2...
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Kavumu case: young girls abducted at night and raped

31.10.2017 - (Last modified: 18.07.2018)
Kavumu is a particularly poor village situated in the province of South Kivu, in Eastern DRC. Not far from the provinci...
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In a searing, angry reckoning of a book, Christina Lamb, Chief Foreign Correspondent at The Sunday Times, exposes the un...
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