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Podcast 5: Prendergast in Pittsburgh Part-1

27 Feb

John Prendergast, Co‐Founder of the Enough Project, an initiative to end genocide and crimes against humanity, gave a talk at the University of Pittsburgh on February 23, 2011.  He offered some excellent advice for individuals committed to ending human rights abuses, encouraging all of us to get involved and take action; his work compliments the CAMP Fund goals, and he has good, practical advice for ways to help that

  • cost nothing
  • promise to make a big impact, and
  • only take a few minutes and a few computer clicks out of a busy day.

He will be speaking about sexual violence in D.R. Congo in the Frick Fine Arts Building on Mon., Feb. 28, 2011 at 7 p.m.  He will also be showing the film  The Greatest Silence: Rape in the Congo.  In it, Lisa F. Jackson, a film-maker who was herself a rape victim, tells her own story and invites Congolese women to offer theirs.  Jackson's aim is to help her audience understand this particular dynamic of war in the DRC . 

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