PRESS RELEASE – Launch of the Common Narrative for combating malnutrition, undertook a commitment and a high-level multi-sectoral coordination in support of combating chronic malnutrition in the DRC.
PRESS RELEASE – UNICEF devotes particular attention to this crisis and has made the humanitarian response in this region a global priority for the organization.
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.
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.
PRESS RELEASE – Breastfeeding is one of the most effective – and cost effective – investments nations can make in the health of their youngest members and the future health of their economies and societies.
PRESS RELEASE – More than 1 million people have been forced from their homes by waves of violent conflict in the Greater Kasai region – making the region one of the largest displacement crises in the world for children.
PRESS RELEASE – 150,000 children in Greater Kasai region need emergency support to continue education. More than 600 schools damaged in attacks.
EMERGENCY – A cholera epidemic has been declared in Kinshasa and continues throughout the country. Cholera response in DRC will not succeed without support.
Community health volunteers deployed across the Bas-Uele Province to contain the outbreak of the Ebola virus30 May 2017
To contain the latest outbreak of the Ebola virus, in the DRC, 145 volunteers of the Congolese Red Cross trained by UNICEF have been deployed.
Nearly 400 000 children at risk of severe acute malnutrition in the Greater Kasai due to violence – UNICEF24 May 2017
PRESS RELEASE – The crisis has disrupted life-saving interventions, putting children at risks of severe acute malnutrition in the Greater Kasai, DRC.