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The Greatest Silence: A film that shatters the silence that surrounds the use of sexual violence as a weapon of conflict

Winner of the Sundance Special Jury Prize in Documentary and the inspiration for a 2008 U.N. Resolution classifying rape as a weapon of war, this extraordinary film, shot in the war zones of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), shatters the silence that surrounds the use of sexual violence as a weapon of conflict.

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Also read the ITUC and ITUC-Africa statement ’Women Trade Unionists: at the Centre of Conflict, Prevention, Management and Resolution