BLOG – Unexpected aid for vulnerable people in Tshijiba, 80km from Mbuji Mayi: the province’s young reporters collected funds to assist sick children and new-borns!
VACCINATION – An unusual crowd formed in the town square in Mwitobwe village. All gathered to participate in the official launch ceremony of the Local Polio Vaccination Days.
BLOG – After months of violence, life is resuming in Kasaï. A special day was organized in Tshijiba, to mark the return to normal life !
BLOG – Have you heard about the family kits, a worldwide innovation from the Democratic Republic of Congo? Meet some particularly isolated and vulnerable populations in the outskirts of Kinshasa, whose health depends on these kits.
KEY FIGURES – The “Levels and Trends in Child Mortality 2017” reveals that 7,000 newborns die every day, despite steady decrease in under-five mortality. Our expert takes stock of the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
NEWS – “What would you do if you hear that a classmate of yours had HIV ?” Noël, a 7-year-old boy, received a thunderous applause for his testimony !
ACTU – In April 2017, DRC registered a new polio case in penegorie village in the Kunda Health Zone, Maniema province. Deo, a motorbike repairer has engaged in the fight against the disease as a social mobiliser for the interest of children.
PHOTO REPORT – Since 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.
NEWS – A truck can improve children’s health! UNICEF has just made a 16 ton truck available so that vulnerable populations in the remote health regions of North Kivu can have better access to medication and other medical supplies.
NEWS/PHOTO – UNICEF mobilizes alongside local communities and government to protect children against polio virus in the DRC.