Following deadly attacks on Friday in the town of Beni, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ebola response activities are continuing. While all WHO, Ministry of Health and partner staff are safe and accounted for, 16 WHO staff were evacuated to Goma for psychological care after their residence was hit by a shell which did not explode.
Christians Under Attack in Democratic Republic of Congo Sep 21, 2020 · In 2006, I had the privilege of traveling to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), commonly referred to as the Congo. I traveled as an ambassador of the USA branch of an international church body. The national Congolese Church leaders gave me a VIP welcome, as I represented both the USA and the donor of several humanitarian projects in the
Oct 30, 2020 · The cross-industry initiative Cobalt for Development has started trainings for twelve artisanal mining cooperatives in October in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo). The trainings cover major environmental, social and governance aspects for responsible mining practices.
Customary rights key to land reform in Democratic Republic Dec 24, 2020 · Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a vast country about two thirds the size of Europe. More than half of its territory is forested, much of it inhabited by local and Indigenous communities whose tenure rights are not properly recognized by the state. Persistent land issues are a cause of conflict and violence in the country, and any inclusive conservation initiative can only
Democratic Republic of Congo - BBC NewsNov 25, 2020 · United Nations peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo say more than 20 people have been killed by a rebel group in the east of the
Dec 17, 2020 · The Democratic Republic of Congo is imposing stricter coronavirus measures as cases have soared. The government said restrictions would start on Friday with a curfew from 21:00 to 05:00. The communications minister also announced said schools would close earlier for the Christmas holidays and that there would be a ban on public gatherings of
Democratic Republic of Congo resumes making passports Nov 15, 2020 · KINSHASA, Nov 15 (Reuters) - Democratic Republic of Congo is resuming passport production, a government decree showed on Sunday, after a five-month hiatus following allegations of money laundering
Democratic Republic of Congo:Background and U.S. Democratic Republic of the Congo, January 23, 2019. 2 PolitiCD, Kinshasa et plusieurs villes du pays fêtent la victoire annoncée de Félix Tshisekedi, January 10, 2019. 3 See State Department, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Investment Climate Statements for 2018. 4 State Department press briefing, March 26, 2019.
Dec 31, 2020 · The Democratic Republic of Congos hunger crisis is a complex one. Conflict and displacement, combined with natural hazards, economic decline and diseases like COVID-19 have pushed more and more people into hunger. Célestine is a grandmother and widow who is also the main breadwinner for her family of five.
Jihadists Kill, Rape Dozens of Christians in Democratic Dec 10, 2020 · Radical Islamists have killed at least 30 Christians, raped 10 young women and girls, and kidnapped fifteen others in a spate of recent attacks in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Christian Post reported Wednesday.
New Strategy for Mission Withdrawal from Democratic Dec 07, 2020 · DR Congo. Security Council Grants One-Year Mandate Extension for United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo Format News and Press Release Source. UN SC
Dec 19, 2020 · DR Congo. UNICEF Democratic Republic of the Congo Humanitarian Situation Report No. 9 - September 2020 Format Situation Report Source. UNICEF; Posted 21 Dec 2020 Originally published 21 Dec 2020 New tax on mobile devices threatens digital inclusion in Dec 30, 2020 · According to the datareportal site, the number of mobile connections in the Democratic Republic of Congo grew by nearly one million between 2019 and 2020. Civil society organizations have eed fears of seeing this trend reverse due to the implementation of this