First the violence, and now hunger

Kabea Kamwanga hospital, located 70 km north-west of Mbuji-Mayi (UNICEF DRC 2017 Dubourthoumieu)

PHOTO REPORTSince the beginning of hostilities, hundreds of children have been displaced by violence. With the support of UNICEF, Dr. Moïse is fighting to help children survive.

Families in flight following the violence

I had to abandon my farms. I cannot go back to live in Kangu because there is nothing to eat. To survive, I carry things from here to my village; I walk 18 km in 6 hours, for an amount of 500 Congolese francs (0.35 American dollars). Since January, I feed my children with only cassava and sweet potato leaves”.

Violence and hunger

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Gwenn Dubourthoumieu

Gwenn Dubourthoumieu s’est intéressé à la photographie alors qu’il travaillait en Afrique pour des ONG humanitaires. Professionnel depuis avril 2010, son travail est régulièrement récompensé. Il travaille régulièrement pour UNICEF RDC en tant que consultant photographique.

Gwenn Dubourthoumieu became interested in photography while working in Africa for humanitarian NGOs. Professional since 2010, his work is regularly rewarded.  He's a photography consultant for UNICEF DRC.

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