• Echoes of women’s security in South Kivu

    Thursday, 21 January 2016

    bukavu, seguridad, mujeres, congoPhysical security is most prevalent for women in South Kivu, followed by domestic insecurity, in an environment characterized by economical insecurity and discrimination. To a very great extent women and girls in South Kivu have to live with a daily and continuous threat of physical violence. This at the places where women can be found most: home, in the fields, at the market, at school. Check the reports:

    Echoes of the safety of women (2014) and Echoes II (2015)

  • World Map: UN Resolution 1325

    Monday, 02 November 2015

    LolaMora has interviewed some women from different countries in the about the UN Resolution 1325. What about implementation? From Kirkuk, Bujumbura, Bukavu, Bogotá, Kabul… women answer and you can listen the interviews in English, French and Spanish.


    Saturday, 20 June 2015

    logo_rien sans les femmes! Congo


    From South and North Kivu comes the Congolese campaign: Nothing without women! Rien sans les femmes! in order to demand more female voters and women elected. This campaign collected 207.315 signatures, and it delivered them to the National Assembly. LolaMora take part of this campaign and has accompagnied from Femme au Fone Project.

    You can read everything about this campaign and the changes in the electoral law in the article written by our colleague Eliane Polepole, Femme au Fone's journalist Elections in the DR of Congo: Women take part despite everything. 

  • “They teach us to wait for a husband who will resolve everything. Mistake!”

    Friday, 03 April 2015

    alphonsine, butembo, congo"Life is a great story full of small stories..." says Alphonsine Kamadu, a woman who is a local leader of Butembo, a village in North Kivu, bordering with Uganda. She has been a widow for 11 years and tells us about her life lessons in independence, freedom of choice and equality.

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