PRESS RELEASE The crisis in the Greater Kasaï region of the Democratic Republic of Congo is having a devastating impact on children, UNICEF warned today.
VIDEO – In the provinces of Kasai and Tanganyika, hundreds of thousands families have been displaced by violence. How to help these families rebuild their lives?
HUMANITARIAN SITUATION – Latest updates about the humanitarian situation in the DRC. Find the political, humanitarian and security highlights and the latest key figures and actions taken by UNICEF and its partners.
For more than twenty years, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been the site of multiple conflicts with serious humanitarian consequences. At the end of 2016, the country counted 1.9 million displaced people. Learn more by visiting our page on ponabana, where you can find unique videos, photos, stories and our interactive map.
VIDEO – For 6 years now, UNICEF and partners have worked on Alternative Responses to Communities in Crisis in DRCongo (ARCC). It aims to better respond to the needs of people affected by emergencies, working with local markets and cash-based assistance. Is it worthy? Find out by watching this short friendly video.
EMERGENCIES – In North Kivu, displaced families take advantage of trade fairs in order to obtain the household items they really need.
HUMANITARIAN ACTION FOR CHILDREN – For more than two decades, the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been plagued by multiple, complex conflicts with grave humanitarian consequences.
PRESS RELEASE – In order to realise the humanitarian response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 2017, UNICEF is launching a call for funds to the amount of 119,125 million US dollars within the framework of its publication, Humanitarian Action for Children 2017.
EMERGENCIES – Germaine and Emerine, community representatives, make a unique pair to raise awareness and warn about the risks of cholera. Follow Germaine and Emerine in the field!
EMERGENCIES – One of the greatest challenges last year was to respond to the #cholera epidemic that hit several provinces of #DRC. Fortunately, heroes were mobilized across the country !