Resisting Rape in Cameroon
Speaking the truth is step one Length: 0:28:49
Girls and women in Cameroon are being urged to speak the truth about their experience of rape, both for their mental health and to help society address the problem.
Speakers: three young women coming out about their rapes, including Comfort, who since committed suicide; a friend of Comfort; Josephine Nsono, Gender and Child Protection Supervisor for the Cameroon Baptist Convention’s Health Services Operation in Northwest Cameroon; Barrister and gender equality activist Joy Chefu; and Marie-Therese Abena Ondoa, Cameroon’s Minister of Womens Empowerment and the Family.
Producer: Patience Wirngo.