PRESS RELEASE – Children’s access to education under threat from ongoing violence in Kasai region. It is crucial for children to return to school to restore a sense of normalcy in their lives.
EDUCATION – Thanks to the intervention of a community facilitator, little Antoinette has gone back to school: she now dreams of being a nurse to relieve people’s pain.
YOUNG REPORTER – The education of children should not pose a problem, but, in the Mahagi territory, in Ituri, customs are a major barrier for the education of girls. I went to Ndrele, a business centre in the Mahagi territory, around 180km from the town of Bunia, to find out more.
PRESS RELEASE – The Minister of Primary, Secondary and Vocational Education officially launched this Tuesday 15 August 2017 the 1st year of primary school enrolment campaign for 6 and 7-year-olds for the 2017-2018 school year.
TESTIMONY – Tradition has so far prevailed over education in Kwilu. Community workers does not lower the arm to promote education in Kwilu.
PRESS RELEASE – 150,000 children in Greater Kasai region need emergency support to continue education. More than 600 schools damaged in attacks.
One important aspect of being a woman that is often neglected is menstruation. Menstrual hygiene, a matter of education?
PHOTO STORY- In the province of Kwilu, tradition has so far prevailed over education. Young girls drop out of school and are precociously married. Faced with this situation, the New Dynamics of Women’s Youth, NGO partner of UNICEF, does not lower the arm to promote education in Kwilu to the detriment of the traditions. Unpublished report of our Photographer Gwenn Dubourthoumieu.
PHOTO STORY – “I was elected because I am brave,” proclaimed Ebangila Mbo with pride while putting on her school uniform: a white shirt and a marine blue skirt, on which a badge is attached at the neck by a blue cord. The badge is a distinctive sign of her status as the Minister of her School Club.
VIDEO & Cartoon – “No polished shoes, no school. Samuel, 10 years, will discover in the Beautiful Kinshasa, the kingdom of resourcefulness. Article 15, Daddy!” Stand up Kinshasa! is an …