Category Archives: Media link

How media covered PEV sexual violence survivors’ briefing

Journalists from local and international media houses covered a press conference by survivors of post-election sexual violence at the High Court in Nairobi on Wednesday. Watch the coverage here:

SABC News: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D5A4DjmATvg
KTN News: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5su5zIRDM-M
NTV News: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmyvclT8Cb4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPE1tVSZAiA

New evidence emerges of mass rape during post-election violence in Kenya

A study by Physicians for Human Rights published today (August 29) in the peer-reviewed online publication PLOS One has found that the pattern of sexual assault perpetrated during the period following the contested 2007 presidential elections in Kenya is consistent with the patterns of mass rape documented in conflict settings elsewhere. The study provides indisputable evidence to support the claims being advanced in legal processes under way in Kenya and at the International Criminal Court: that crimes against humanity of mass rape did take place during that time.

Read article by PHR’s Karen Naimer

http://www.womenundersiegeproject.org/blog/entry/new-evidence-emerges-of-mass-rape-during-post-election-violence-in-kenya#.VBVPGyCdv5U.twitter

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Listen to PHR Kenya and ICJ Kenya talk about the SGBV case

Listen to PHR Kenya and ICJ Kenya talk about the SGBV case

Christine Alai and George Kegoro speak on the SGBV case at media briefing at the Intercontinental Hotel, Friday May 9, 2014. Moderated by Kwamchetsi Makhokha. Also discussed plight of Peter Greste in Egypt.