The Great Silence In War

Sexual assault is used as a weapon in war.

Dr. Denis Mukwege

The world needs to stand up and understand that we can’t accept rape as a weapon.
Dr. Denis Mukwege


In Sudanese cases 53% involve children.

Ilwad Elman

I was twelve years old, and I remained in the wilderness for two years. My parents were looking for me, but they didn’t find me.
Maria, survivor


When I crawled on my knees home after the horrific violence, I was no longer a human being.
Kika, survivor

Gender-based violence in DRC