• The Executive Secretary, Amb. João Samuel Caholo with EJVM Officers during the handing over ceremony between the outgoing and incoming Commander.January 2021 Goma-DRC.

    The Executive Secretary, Amb. João Samuel Caholo with EJVM Officers during the handing over ceremony between the outgoing and incoming Commander.January 2021 Goma-DRC.

  • The Executive Secretary with the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Sudan

    The Executive Secretary with the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Sudan

  • Guarantor Institutions of the Peace Security and Cooperation Framework 1st virtual meeting of 2021. 3rd March 2021

    Guarantor Institutions of the Peace Security and Cooperation Framework 1st virtual meeting of 2021. 3rd March 2021

  • ICGLR Mini-Summit on Political and Security Situation in the Central African Republic. Luanda 20 April 2021

    ICGLR Heads of State Mini-Summit on Political and Security situation in the Central African Republic on the invitation of H.E João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço, President of the Republic of Angola and the ICGLR Chair. Luanda-Angola, 20 April 2021

Despite the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic, ICGLR-RTF was able to hold out and found ways and means to continue to pursue its activities within the framework of its mandate on the prevention and suppression of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence in the Region of the Great Lakes.

With the technical and financial support of our partners, we had the privilege of developing a holistic model for the prevention and response to SGBV in the Great Lakes Region. This model was developed in partnership with ICGLR-RTF, and the Panzi and Dr. Denis Mukwege Foundations, under the technical support of the GIZ funded by the EU and BMZ. In this same project, 6 training sessions for trainers were carried out in 5 pilot States; CAR, DRC, Rwanda, Uganda, and Zambia.

111 Trainers of Trainers from the medical, legal, police and psychosocial sectors were trained on the holistic care of...(click here for more details)