Rethinking relationships: from violence to equality in the DRC, evidence brief. Key findings of endline survey undertaken across 15 communities in Ituri Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo about faith, gender norms and SGBV in conflict affected communities.’ UK government funded under the ‘What Works’ programme, coordinated by Tearfund and Heal Africa, with research from Stellenbosch University.

The project aimed to prevent Violence against women and girls (VAWG) and make it unacceptable, especially IPV. It sought to create spaces where survivors are supported by their own communities, including faith groups, and are not stigmatised; and where men and women form more gender-equitable, violence-free relationships.

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