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November 11, 2010

Helping the Girls of the Congo: Part Six (Sunday)

By MakalaArce MakalaArce

The Mayo team currently in the Democratic Republic of the Congo sent us the below text: We had a great night’s sleep after a warm welcome on Saturday night from Eve Ensler and Christine DeSchryver. These two women, in partnership with Dr. Mukwege, are the most formidable and compassionate force against the sexual violence in […]

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Tags: Congo, Democratic Republic, DRC, sexual violence, V-day


November 10, 2010

Helping the Girls of the Congo: Part Five (Saturday)

By MakalaArce MakalaArce

The below text was sent from the Mayo team currently in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: “We arrived at the Bujumbura airport from Nairobi. We were so relieved to see our six large boxes of medical supplies unloaded intact from the plane. A huge thank you to Dr. Emanuel Trabuco and Paula Boos who […]

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Tags: Congo, Democratic Republic, DRC, Emanuel Trabuco, Girls, Panzi Hospital, Paula Boos


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