DRC: National WWSO Coalition launch

On 27th and 28th February 2014, a national coalition was launched in Kinshasa at an event co-hosted by the Anglican Archbishop Rev. Henri Isingoma, UNAIDS DRC Country Office and Coalition member, Tearfund.

Head table DRC launch IMG_0288

The workshop included group sessions which faith leaders and organisations worked together on activity plans to achieve 4 key outcomes:
1. Engaging faith leaders to speak out and act
2. Equipping faith communities to be safe spaces
3. Engaging with survivors especially regarding speaking into policies and practices
4. Engaging men and boys in the prevention of sexual violence

Archbishop Henri Isingoma DRC British Ambassador to DRC Diane Corner IMG_0307

All attendees signed onto the coalition pledge, to join your voice to the campaign sign here.

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