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Rape survivors: 'There are a billion of us on the planet'

22 August 2012 Last updated at 20:21 BST

After hearing politicians comment on rape, World Have Your Say brought together a group of women who have experienced rape to discuss the current conversation.

Eve Ensler, author of the Vagina Monologues, spoke from DR Congo to Bridget in London.

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