There are more than 70 armed groups in South Sudan and one that didnt sign last year’s accord. Five years of civil war have left 1.9 million internally displaced and 2.4 million living as refugees in neighbouring countries.
The US and UK dominate the countries of the prize’s winners. Mukwege is the 11th recipient from Africa.
The story of sleeping sickness in Uganda tells us why you should definitely invite army generals and warlords to your next medical research conference.