South America

In April 2014, Beth Maclin, the Research Coordinator for the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative's Women in War Program traveled to Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to work on a program evaluation of services to reduce the stigmatization of survivors of sexual violence in the Eastern DRC. In this video, she discusses her time in the field.

From CNN iReport: Take a tour with Dr. Hilarie Cranmer, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.  

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This video provides an overview of "'We Came Back with Empty Hands': Understanding the Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration of Children Formerly Associated with Armed Groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo," the new report released by the Women in War Program at Harvard Humanitarian Initiative and the Eastern Congo Initiative.