At least 400,000 severely malnourished children at risk of dying in DR Congo’s volatile Kasai region

At least 400,000 severely malnourished children at risk of dying in DR Congo’s volatile Kasai region

12 December 2017 No Comments on At least 400,000 severely malnourished children at risk of dying in DR Congo’s volatile Kasai region

At least 400,000 children under five in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo are suffering from severe acute malnutrition and could die in 2018 if they are not urgently reached with lifesaving health and nutrition interventions, UNICEF warned today. The dire situation has largely been caused by violence, mass displacement and reduced agricultural production over the past 18 months

Strengthen the Capacity of Communities to Improve Their Living Conditions

Strengthen the Capacity of Communities to Improve Their Living Conditions

8 November 2017 No Comments on Strengthen the Capacity of Communities to Improve Their Living Conditions

NEWS – The Governor of Ituri Province, Abadalah Penembaka, officially launched, this Tuesday November 3rd 2017 at Bunia, a multisector UNICEF project aimed to strengthen the resilience of communities affected by armed conflicts in the Nyankunde and Komanda health zones in the East of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).