Gender Based Violence - An Avoidable Tragedy

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Sir George Kneipp Auditorium (Building 26)

James Cook Drive

Douglas, QLD 4814

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Presented by Dr Denis Mukwege, 2018 Nobel Laureate

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Dr Denis Mukwege is a world-renowned gynaecologist, human rights activist from east Congo whose critical work received well-deserved recognition when he was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2018.

He has become the world’s leading specialist in the treatment of wartime sexual violence and a global campaigner against the use of rape as a weapon of war.

During this public lecture, Dr Mukwege will highlight the current status about sexual violence against women and how his work is making a difference in the lives of these women.

For further information please contact:

Kiara Liessmann on 07 4781 6847 or vc@jcu.edu.au

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Sir George Kneipp Auditorium (Building 26)

James Cook Drive

Douglas, QLD 4814

Australia

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