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The first step to getting involved is getting the facts.
Did you know that:
- 5 million people have died as a result of the violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
- Hundreds of thousands of women and girls have been raped since the conflict began in DRC
- It is estimated that 40 women are raped every day in South Kivu in eastern DRC
- Nearly 50% of survivors of sexual violence in DRC are children.