Congo, Democratic Republic of

Articles about the Democratic Republic of Congo from SocioLingo Africa.

MONUSCO Strongly Condemns the Intrusion of FARDC Troops into its Kananga Base

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Maman Sidikou strongly condemns the violation of the premises of the United Nations in Kananga, in Kasai central province on 28 August 2017 by soldiers of the Congolese Army.

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IDEP strengthens capacities of African public officials in agricultural policy

From 24 July to 4 August 2017, the African Institute for Economic Development and Planning (IDEP) organized a course on Agricultural Policy for African public officials.

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DRC : Kasai atrocities – even the birds had stopped singing

During my recent visit to Kasai I went with our teams to a rural part of the region that has been particularly affected by violence. Villages and field have been burnt and several mass graves have been discovered there.

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DRC : WFP Begins Food Distributions for Thousands Displaced by Conflict in Kasai Region

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and its partner World Vision have launched an emergency operation to provide food assistance to 42,000 food insecure people in the Kasai and Kasai Central provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

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