Blog Posts in Sexual and Gender Based Violence

Posted by Annie Callaway on May 15, 2012

As the saga of Dodd-Frank section 1502 drags on, last Thursday, May 10, the House Financial Services Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade held a hearing to debate the following questions: What are the costs for American businesses to start disclosing supply chain details for minerals sourced from Congo and its neighboring countries? How would this industry change affect people in eastern Congo? And, most importantly, what are the consequences for people in eastern Congo if the provisions are not implemented?

Posted by Tracy Fehr on May 11, 2012

A weekly round-up of must-read stories, posted every Friday (or on occasion, on Saturday).

Posted by Chloe Christman... on May 11, 2012

On May 1, the Raise Hope for Congo campaign launched “I Am Congo,” a new video series highlighting voices from the ground. The series profiles five inspiring Congolese individuals—Fidel Bafilemba, Amani Matabaro, Denise Siwatula, Petna Ndaliko, and Dominique Bikaba—who are making a difference in their communities. Enough Said will be highlighting each video profile over the coming weeks.

Posted by Ashley Benner on May 10, 2012

Allegations have recently emerged that Joseph Kony, leader of the Lord’s Resistance Army, or LRA, is in the Darfur region of Sudan and receiving support from the Sudanese government. These rumors have sparked threats of military intervention by Uganda, which could escalate the existing low-level border conflict between Sudan and South Sudan.

Posted by Mollie Zapata on May 8, 2012

This week's post in the series Enough 101 is the fourth in a multi-part history of the Central African Republic.