African Women Voices

Where Are the Defenders of Freedom of Speech when Congolese Students Are Killed?

From some days now, the Democratic Republic of Congo has been under fire. Specifically, in its capital, Kinshasa, students have been killed by the police while they were protesting. We … Continue reading

22 January 2015 · 2 Comments

Will the Next Spring Take Place in Azerbaijan?

European representatives in Azerbaijan said they are concerned about the human rights situation in the country, where peaceful demonstrators were arrested last month.

12 February 2013 · Leave a comment

Are Somali Soldiers Raping Refugees?

Reporting about rapes is no registered crime. But reporting about soldiers raping refugees put a Somali Journalist into trouble. 

17 January 2013 · Leave a comment

Resilient Women Are Congo’s Future

This story originally appeared at as part of World Pulse’s Ending Violence Against Women Digital Action Campaign. My vision used to be something far out in the future, especially when considering … Continue reading

31 October 2012 · 4 Comments

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