Posted by in News on October 8, 2018

Congo-Kinshasa: Mukwege – ‘Do Not Treat Sexual Violence As Taboo’

If all men would act and think like Congolese gynecologist Denis Mukwege, it would be a better world. DW’s Susanne Krauß met the Nobel Peace Prize winner also referred to as the ‘miracle doctor’ at his Panzi hospital.

Congolese gynecologist Dr. Denis Mukwege founded the Panzi Hospital in the provincial capital Bukavu. The 63-year-old physician together with Iraq’s Nadia Murad who is lauded for speaking out on the plight of Yazidi women will be awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for his commitment to women who have faced sexual violence.

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Source: Allafrica

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