In September 2018. Prof. Mukwege receives the distinction of Doctor honoris causa from the Rector of the University of Liège Albert Corhay. The next day, he inaugurates the Mukwege International Chair in front of a parterre 500 students and teachers. This Chair created at the initiative of Professor Emeritus Véronique De Keyser, President of EPA, and attached to the victimology service of Professor Adélaide Blavier, Administrator of EPA, will aim to exchange experiences and encourage interdisciplinary research on how to fight violence against women and girls in conflict. The first meeting of the scientific committee of this chair will take place in Panzi in March 2019 and the first international conference will be held in Liège in November 2019.