Hélène, School Brigades Leader of a Healthy School: “As leader of the school brigades, I ask the other students who are brigade members to pick up any paper lying around on the ground and to clean the toilets.
In Futuka, the community development unit partners with the health care centre to improve household health17 October 2017
Every week, the community development unit of the village of Futuka situated thirty kilometres from Lubumbashi, the capital of Haut-Katanga province, meets to review the implementation of essential family practices in the village.
PHOTO STORY – In the most remote areas of the Congolese capital, water and sanitation infrastructures are increasingly scarce. Jean-Jacques, Nathan, Diana, Merveille, Young Reporters traveled to Kimbwala in the commune of Mont-Ngafula to find out if washing hands in Kinshasa is a habit.
PHOTO REPORT – A mobile court hearing organised by the Peace Tribunal of the Rutshuru provide justice to 1600 children whose births have not been registered at the registry office within the statutory 90 day delay.
Read the full story of Naomie, 7 years old and going at school for the first year.
PHOTO – With a screening booklet and reference chips in hand, Yvonne, 30 years, never goes unnoticed in her village.
WORLD WATER WEEK – Every quarter, three women dismantle the pump in order to clean the pipes, lubricate the wheelwork and change the waterproof joints.
PHOTO REPORT – “It’s a huge relief for me because my wife just gave birth the day before yesterday and I did not know what to do. Now the problem is nearly resolved.”
PHOTO REPORT – Over 3000 people are already infected with cholera in Goma and its surrounds. The provincial government, with the support of UNICEF and other partners, is trying to break the cycle of this disease.
PHOTO REPORT – Mambote Primary School’s student club, created last year with the goal of promoting equality between boys and girls, aimed towards togetherness, and bringing the students to raise awareness within their families and friends about gender questions.