05 June 2014

Historic Event in the Struggle Against Violence

Press release: Cologne, June 4, 2014. medica mondiale is taking part in the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict from June 10 to 13, 2014, in London.

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04 April 2014

Rwanda: Poverty, Social Exclusion, AIDS

Press release: Cologne, April 4, 2014. On April 7, the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda, medica mondiale is calling for more support from the Rwandan government for women who were raped and for their children.

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06 March 2014

Strengthening Afghan Civil Society, Asserting Women’s Rights

Press release: Cologne, 6 March 2014. To mark International Women’s Day on March 8 2014, medica mondiale is calling for more political backing for the work of human rights defenders.

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13 February 2014

One Billion People Rising Up

Press release: Cologne, 13 February 2014. Worldwide day of action "One Billion Rising" on February 14, 2014. In Cologne, medica mondiale supports campaign for an end to violence against women and girls.

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28 October 2013

Bosnian women still without justice

Cologne, October 28, 2013. "The suffering of the women in Bosnia and Herzegovina is not over yet: their trauma is still affecting society." This is how Monika Hauser, founder of medica mondiale, summed up the conclusions of the two-day conference "Working Towards Dignity – 20 years of fighting sexualised violence". Survivors of...

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16 October 2013

Press Release: Conference on the 20th anniversary “Working Towards Dignity“

Cologne, 15 October 2013. “A large proportion of Bosnian women who were traumatised during the war have still not received any support from the government,“ explains Sabiha Husić, director of the Medica Zenica therapy centre. “In contrast, we have been providing committed support to the survivors for many years.“ On 23 and 24...

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