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Denis Mukwege

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Rev. Dr. Denis Mukwege is a Congolese OB-GYN and human rights activist. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Mukwege is one of the world's most outspoken and eloquent activists campaigning against the use of rape as a weapon of war. He has received numerous awards for his efforts, including the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize.