Quaker Work in the Congo with Survivors of Rape and Trauma
Zawadi Nikuze will share about her peace-building work in the Great Lakes Region of Africa.
Zawadi is a member of the Religious Society of Friends in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She is a young adult Friend, and currently plans and facilitates Healing and Rebuilding Our Communities workshops on trauma healing and reconciliation with citizens of Goma and displaced persons who fled violence to camps outside Goma. Zawadi also works regularly with survivors of rape in the camps, facilitating support groups and listening sessions.