|| Italy: sanctuary means welcome, protection for displaced in Congo
Rome, 21 June 2013 – "Congo is where we get the coltan to make our mobile phones and laptops. It's where we get diamonds for wedding rings. It's where we get copper for our houses and cars. It's also a place where nearly half of the women have been raped during conflict… where the state is weak and rogue militias are strong", said JRS Great Lakes Africa Communications Officer, Danilo Giannese, at a press briefing which kicked off JRS World Refugee Day events in Rome including a two-part photo exhibition entitled, Sanctuary and Sustenance, hosted at the Chiesa del Gesù.
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