Mukwege in November 2018
|Occupation||Human rights activist|
|Awards||Nobel Peace Prize (2018)|
Denis Mukengere Mukwege (//; born 1 March 1955) is a Congolese gynecologist. He founded and works in Panzi Hospital in Bukavu. He works in the treatment of women who have been gang-raped by rebel forces. He has treated thousands of women who were victims of gang wartime rape since the Second Congo War.
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- English pronunciation of Denis Mukwege. Retrieved 29 October 2014
- "Doctor and Advocate: One Surgeon's Global Fight for the Rights of Rape Survivors". Pacific Standard. Retrieved 2018-03-19.
- Nolen, Stephanie. "Where repairing rape damage is an expertise," The Globe and Mail, October 22, 2008.
- "Announcement" (PDF). The Nobel Peace Prize.