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Tech & Human Rights Blog Series: After Ushahidi – Using New Technologies to Prevent Mass Atrocities


Kenya’s post-election violence was particularly remarkable given that it was witnessed and documented to an unprecedented degree by the country’s residents.

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MediCapt Training in the DRC

Tech & Human Rights Blog Series: Leapfrogging into the Digital Age


What, in effect, PHR is trying to do is leverage the wide-ranging possibilities of technology to leapfrog certain sectors within these low-resourced communities into the digital age.

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Rape is Rape

Preventing Sexual Assault Requires Stronger Institutions


It is estimated that 1 in 5 women and 1 in 16 men will be victims of sexual assault during college. As Sexual Assault Awareness Month comes to an end – marked in April in the United States – I thought it was important to take a deeper look at an issue that profoundly affects those with whom I live and study each day.

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Thomas Lubanga Dyilo

No Justice. No Truth. No Reparations.


As we approach International Women's Day and reflect on the goals of our Program on Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones, we at Physicians for Human Rights sometimes feel like we are swimming against an inexorable tide of denial and temporizing attitudes.

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Overcoming Obstacles to Prosecuting Rape in Kenya and the DRC


This past week, PHR wrapped up a three-day roundtable discussion in Nairobi, Kenya, where we brought together 45 of our colleagues from both the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Kenya to discuss successes, challenges, and new opportunities created by our innovative Program on Sexual Violence in Conflict Zones.

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