Actors of change: female activists fight for peace in the DRC

Caption: Peacebuilder Madeline Akida speaks during a meeting between local women and the families of a Congolese army commando unit stationed at a nearby garrison, Beni, July 2022. Photo credit: Hugh Kinsella Cunningham

Camille Maubert, a PhD student in International Development at the University of Edinburgh recently published a photo essay in the Guardian: here’s a powerful look at gendered activism in the fight for peace in the DRC.