“We need an effective strategy to end rape in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo; We must fight impunity,” said Madam Ambassador of Sweden in the DRC Mette Sunnergren, visiting the general hospital of Panzi Wednesday, January 23, 2013.
She says she came to talk with Dr. Denis Mukwege a week after his return to Bukavu.
“I am impressed by the work he does for the sick since his return to Bukavu, This is a great example for all humanity, the sacrifice he made to resume work despite the frustration he experienced is extraordinary, I affirm my support and solidarity with him, said Ambassador Mette when leaves the office of Medical Director of Panzi Hospital.
She says that the exchange with Dr. Denis Mukwege revolved around his work, Panzi Hospital, insecurity and concerns Dr. Mukwege for victims of sexual violence.
A walk in various departments of the hospital including rooms that welcome survivors of sexual violence have allowed him to understand how to care for the sick is in the hospital institution.
Sweden through PMU is a partner of the Panzi Hospital in particular the management of Survivors of sexual violence alongside ECHO.