Armed groups and even government soldiers, attack local communities, loot, rape, and kidnap women and children – making them work as sexual slaves in the bush where they hide.


"With our very limited means, we try to do something, though little.
We are now paying school fees for four children, two of them were street children and the other two were born from rape."
COFAPRI - Safe World Field Partner in DR Congo.

Rape victim in Congo

"They failed to protect us", said one man, who watched as his daughters were raped in front of him. "We need more than this"

Girls in DR Congo

Breaking the silence of household violence in DR Congo