Monthly Archives: April 2013

President Joyce Banda opening up the One-Stop Centre that Fountain of Life is a part of

Fountain of Life is not a small operation. It is a well-respected and well-established organization that is on the very edge of leading the fight against sexual violence in Malawi. Here is a picture of Malawi’s president, Joyce Banda, who … Continue reading

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Some of Fountain of Life’s Counselling Team

We will be working with these counsellors in Malawi. We are very excited! Brent is neck-deep in preparing the training on Trauma Counselling for these brave workers.

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Long Update! (and 1 month until our trip to Malawi!)

There is a lot to update you on, so we will resort to point-form notes. First of all, we have booked our tickets to Malawi! Our official dates of travelling are May 24 – June 4. We are excited to … Continue reading

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A needed controversy over sexualized violence in Democratic Republic of Congo | Women Under Siege Project

An excellent article looking into sexualized violence in Democratic Republic of Congo. The whole website is quite interesting to read, too: A needed controversy over sexualized violence in Democratic Republic of Congo | Women Under Siege Project.

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Befriending the Grieving

“When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives mean the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our … Continue reading

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19 years ago today…

…the genocide in Rwanda began. Though there were periods of genocides at various points in the decades prior to 1994, 19 years ago today the devastating genocide (the worst one experienced in Rwanda) that saw 1 million people killed in … Continue reading

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Fountain of Life Malawi (and some details about our upcoming work)

Hi everyone, We are thrilled to be involved with Fountain of Life Malawi, which is such an important organization working with those who have experienced gender-based sexual violence. As one of the very few organizations working in this area (and … Continue reading

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