CNN's Inside Africa, a weekly, half-hour, current affairs program that provides global viewers with an inside look at political, economic, social and cultural affairs and trends in Africa, will air a special segment featuring Vagina Monologues author Eve Ensler and the DRC's Dr. Denis Mukwege this Saturday, April 4, and will replay the episode several times through Tuesday, April 7.
Go to cnn.com/insideafrica for show times in your area.
Sexual Violence in Congo
A brutal hallmark of the conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo is what many activists and the United Nations consider "the worst sexual violence in the world." Playwright and human rights activist Eve Ensler is trying to put an end to the scourge, and she has teamed up with Congolese physician Denis Mukwege. Isha Sesay caught up with them during a recent tour to raise awareness.The film, Until the Violence Stops, can be purchased at VDay.