Africa, DRC, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Goma, Lake Kivu,  Global Fund for Women project. PAIF organization safe house shelter for women in Mugunga. The land was bought with GFW grant. Kahindo Kanyeret, lived as a displaced refugee for years in Uganda, with 8 children no husband. She learns to braid hair as a source of income and practices on 15 year old Ndole Jeanette. It's also a way to make women feel beautiful again after the demeaning horrors of being raped.

Fighting Gender Based violence in the Congo

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Africa, DRC, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Goma, Lake Kivu, Global Fund for Women project. PAIF organization safe house shelter for women in Mugunga. The land was bought with GFW grant. Kahindo Kanyeret, lived as a displaced refugee for years in Uganda, with 8 children no husband. She learns to braid hair as a source of income and practices on 15 year old Ndole Jeanette. It's also a way to make women feel beautiful again after the demeaning horrors of being raped.
  • Date: 16 May 2015
  • Location: Goma Lake Kivu, Mugunga Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Filename: AWright_DRC_11662.jpg
  • Image size: 4912x7360 pixels