We carry scars that won’t heal, say survivors of PEV sexual abuse by Joyce J. Wangui

Dozens of women raped during the post-election violence still need counseling nine years on.

To date, few of the survivors have received the comprehensive psycho social support required to put back their lives together. “Our lives are still at a standstill,” Clarisse Akinyi, a survivor of rape in Mathare slums told JFJustice. Akinyi was among 50 survivors in court last week during the hearing of a case filed by eight sexual violence survivors.

– See more at: http://www.jfjustice.net/en/victims-voices/we-carry-scars-that-wona-t-heal-say-pev-sexual-violence-survivors#sthash.kaMlWfwU.dpuf

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