Launch of the Legal Guidebook on States Obligations for CRSV

Foundation news February 8, 2024

After two years of research, writing and expert consultations, the Mukwege Foundation launched the Guidebook on State Obligations for Conflict-Related Sexual Violence in June 2023. This online...

SEMA member raises awareness about CRSV in Roma Tre University

Foundation news June 29, 2023

Mirsada Tursunović is a survivor of conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV) during the Bosnian War in the 1990s. It took her 17 years to break the silence about the atrocities that she survived....

11th May : A day dedicated to commemorate survivors of CRSV in the Central African Republi...

Foundation news May 20, 2023

Victims and survivors of conflict-related sexual violence organized a collective memory public event in Bangui on 11th May 2023 – on the occassion of the 8th anniversary of the national...

Caring in Conflict Zones

In the headlines February 23, 2023

The morning of February 24th 2023, marks 365 days since the start of the full scale invasion of Russian Federation armed forces in Ukraine. Sexual violence has been reported as one of the methods used...

Creating Collective Memory Through Art

Foundation news February 14, 2023

When it comes to wars and conflicts, we often memorialize the soldiers lost or the innocent civilians killed in the crossfire. One group often left out from the official narrative is survivors of...

Launch of the Survivors’ Call to Action at the International Ministerial Conference ...

Press releases December 22, 2022

On 28-29 November 2022, victims and survivors of wartime sexual violence were joined by Government representatives, Civil Society Organisations, and other stakeholders in London, United Kingdom. They...

Ukraine Sets a World Precedent: Moving forward on holistic care and urgent interim reparat...

Press releases November 2, 2022

PRESS RELEASE The Hague, 2 November 2022   The Dr. Denis Mukwege Foundation (MF) and the Global Survivors Fund (GSF) visited Kyiv between October 24 – 28, 2022, at the invitation of the...

Understanding Conflict Related Sexual Violence in Ethiopia

Foundation news October 12, 2022

Since armed conflict broke out in northern Ethiopia in November 2020, numerous atrocities – including widespread sexual violence – have been committed. The Mukwege Foundation and...

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