Congo

Congo

It is estimated that more than 5 million men, women and children have died in Congo over the past 10 years. An award winning documentary filmmaker examines how rape has been, and continues to be, used as a weapon of the war.

It is estimated that more than 5 million men, women and children have died in Congo over the past 10 years. An award winning documentary filmmaker examines how rape has been, and continues to be, used as a weapon of the war.

Guests

John Prendergast

co-chair of the ENOUGH Project, an initiative to end genocide and crimes against humanity

Lisa Jackson

filmmaker, "The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo." It won a Special Jury Prize for Documentary at this year's Sundance Film Festival.

Christine Schuler-Deschryver

human rights activist in the Congo

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