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Partner Surgeon Dr. Denis Mukwege Named a Time 100 Honoree

In April, Dr. Denis Mukwege was named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people, honored for his work with survivors of wartime rape in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The article, written by Dr. Jill Biden—wife of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and a lifelong educator—describes him thus: “With a towering presence, a…

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Long Term Foundation Partner Honored by Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton

In a February 26 ceremony held at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., Panzi Hospital Founder, Dr. Denis Mukwege, was honored with the Hillary Rodham Clinton Award for Advancing Women in Peace and Security. The award was created by Georgetown University’s Institute for Women, Peace and Security, led by executive director and Georgetown alumna Melanne Verveer, who…