46: The average life expectancy for a woman who lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
CONGO/WOMEN, an exhibition exploring the bravery of women faced with unbelievable atrocities, travels this week to the European Parliament in Brussels. Features photography by Lynsey Addario, Marcus Bleasdale, Ron Haviv and James Nachtwey, the exhibit explores why the arts have a powerful role as mirror and map to influence social change. It is co-produced by Arts Works Projects & the Ellen Stone Belic Institute for the Study of Women and Gender in the Arts and Media.
For more info: http://viiphoto.com/event/congowomen/
Tour schedule: http://congowomen.org/