Hope for the Future Again: Tracing the effects of sexual violence and conflict on families and communities in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo

Justin Kabanga, Colleen Mullen
Published: 
Apr 2011

This report outlines how violence in general, and sexual violence in particular, has changed the family foundations, economies and community structures of those touched by it in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Analyzing data from focus group discussions with a range of community members in the area, it suggests recommendations for serving the holistic needs of regions affected by sexual violence.

Policy brief: Sexual Violence and Economics
Policy brief: Sexual Violence and Children
Policy brief: Sexual Violence and Communities

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