Speakers: Denis Mukwege

Denis Mukwege

Women’s rights advocate, Denis Mukwege, M.D., PhD, is the founder and Medical Director of Panzi Hospital and Foundation in eastern Congo. A surgeon and gynaecologist, he and his staff have helped care for more than 50,000 survivors of sexual violence. Dr Mukwege is the Founder of Panzi Foundation USA, the Mukwege Foundation, and is the 2014 Laureate for the European Parliament's Sakharov Prize.