Heal Africa

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Name: Heal Africa
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 14 2014 - 1 reports

Summit hears of church help for sexual-violence survivors

THE Archbishop of Canterbury has told the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, which took place in London this week, that churches were picking up the pieces after rape in war zones.Speaking by video message, Archbishop Welby told delegates ... [Published ChurchTimes - Jun 13 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Rwanda Archbishop highlights faith leaders' role anti-sexual violence summit

This website is best viewed with CSS and JavaScript enabled, alternatively you can use the low bandwidth version.[Anglican Alliance] Archbishop Rwaje Onesphore joined a faith leaders panel at the Global Summit in London, which highlighted the role of ... [Published Anglican Communion News Service - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Archbishop of Canterbury's message to global summit to end sexual violence in war

The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby sent this video message yesterday to the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict, hosted in London by the UK government from 10 - 13 June. The message was played at a panel discussion on the role of faith ... [Published Independent Catholic News - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

‘If someone rapes your mother, you feel you have to rape his mother. How can you fight this?’

At 5.30am every day doctor Jo Lusi gets out of bed, drops to his knees and prays to God to help him cope with the horrors he has seen.The 69-year-old surgeon is at the forefront of the fight against rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo, dubbed the ... [Published London Evening Standard - Jun 10 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 06 2014 - 1 reports

Shavuot in Congo: In Pursuit of Justice

One of only three girls who crossed the gender line to join the carpentry program at Laissez l'Afrique Vivre , funded by JWW with thanks to the Gary Saltz Foundation.Janice Kamenir-Reznik is co-founder and president of Jewish World Watch (JWW), a leading ... [Published Huffington Post - Jun 06 2014]
First reported Feb 12 2014 - Updated Feb 12 2014 - 1 reports

Democratic Republic of the Congo: HEAL Africa

Source: Pulitzer CenterCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo Published February 11, 2014 Kem Knapp Sawyer Dr. Kasereka “Jo” Lusi, an orthopedic surgeon who performs much needed operations in the war-torn region of Goma, the largest city in eastern ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 12 2014]
First reported Feb 07 2014 - Updated Feb 07 2014 - 1 reports

Democratic Republic of the Congo: UK delegation visits eastern D.R. Congo to assess security situation

Source: UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the CongoCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo Goma, 6 February 2014 - A United Kingdom delegation accompanied by Martin Kobler, Chief of the United Nations Stabilization ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 07 2014]
First reported Feb 05 2014 - Updated Feb 05 2014 - 1 reports

FCO Press Release: Sexual violence in DRC: Minister and Archbishops visit Goma

DUBLIN, Ireland, February 5, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Minister for Africa, Mark Simmonds visits HEAL Africa in Goma with Archbishop Justin Welby and Archbishop of DRC. Mr...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, ... [Published SocioLingo Africa - Feb 05 2014]

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There had been progress in recent years, she said. War-zone rape and its social cost was now properly understood as a significant security problem. "But there are still those around the world who doubt whether our words will carry consequences. Our message must reach them loud and clear: If you commit or condone sexual violence in conflict there will be no hiding place. Sooner or later, we will get you."
Muslim panelist Shahin Ashraf said, "Each religion speaks for the fundamental dignity of all humanity."
"In other words, with the right collaboration on the ground, this is an issue where we can, in this world, make a significant difference."

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Summit hears of church help for sexual-violence... [Published ChurchTimes - Jun 13 2014]
Rwanda Archbishop highlights faith leaders' rol... [Published Anglican Communion News Service - Jun 12 2014]
Archbishop of Canterbury's message to global su... [Published Independent Catholic News - Jun 12 2014]
‘If someone rapes your mother, you feel you hav... [Published London Evening Standard - Jun 10 2014]
Shavuot in Congo: In Pursuit of Justice [Published Huffington Post - Jun 06 2014]
Democratic Republic of the Congo: HEAL Africa [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 12 2014]
Democratic Republic of the Congo: UK delegation... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 07 2014]
FCO Press Release: Sexual violence in DRC: Mini... [Published SocioLingo Africa - Feb 05 2014]
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Democratic Republic of the Congo: HEAL Africa [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 12 2014]
Source: Pulitzer CenterCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo Published February 11, 2014 Kem Knapp Sawyer Dr. Kasereka “Jo” Lusi, an orthopedic surgeon who performs much needed operations in the war-torn region of Goma, the largest city in eastern ...
Democratic Republic of the Congo: UK delegation... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 07 2014]
Source: UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the CongoCountry: Democratic Republic of the Congo Goma, 6 February 2014 - A United Kingdom delegation accompanied by Martin Kobler, Chief of the United Nations Stabilization ...
FCO Press Release: Sexual violence in DRC: Mini... [Published SocioLingo Africa - Feb 05 2014]
DUBLIN, Ireland, February 5, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Minister for Africa, Mark Simmonds visits HEAL Africa in Goma with Archbishop Justin Welby and Archbishop of DRC. Mr...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, ...
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