NEWS – Official announcement to establish a Juvenile Court in Gemena, in the South-Ubangi province. The creation of this type of court flows from the Child Protection Law and is a priority for UNICEF.
The territories of Kabeya Kamwanga and Miabi in Kasaï-Oriental province have been the victims of clashes between law enforcement and militias aligned with the presumed Kamwena Nsampu (customary chief). These clashes brought with them shootings, the rape of women and girls…
HEALTH – Monique had to attend the burial of her husband, following the cholera epidemic. After the funeral, Monique went home to Mbuji-Mayi without any precaution.
Thanks to appropriate care, Josephine, 38 and seropositive, has brought her two seronegative children to the world who are in good health today.
BLOG – After months of violence, life is resuming in Kasaï. A special day was organized in Tshijiba, to mark the return to normal life !
TESTIMONY – Malnutrition contributes to about half the instances of mortality in children under the age of five in the DRC. This report comes from Kenge in the west of the country, where malnutrition is little known by the population.
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.
TESTIMONY – We are at Nsele, in the city province of Kinshasa. The health center Mobikisi ensures the nutritional rehabilitation of malnourished children. The personnel, mostly women, has been trained in nutritional management techniques.
BLOG – On this day in October, dozens of people gathered under a large tree in Mulumba – Muteba, located 70 km from Kananga, in Kasai Central Province. All were there to receive a kit allowing them to resume a normal life after months of violence.
TESTIMONY – Swollen feet, frizzy hair, loss of appetite and apathy, but now active and lively looking; Julie, a 3 year old girl from Kalemie in Tanganyika province, is a survivor of malnutrition.