NEWS – “We, children of Kasai, remind you: we are only children, and we deserve everything from you. Do not deprive us of our rights.”
TESTIMONY – François*, 17, has just returned from the war zones in Kasai. He was one of the 500 registered cases of children used as combatants in the ongoing fighting which started in Dibaya, one of the Province’s territories.
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.
BLOG – At first sight, it is on peaceful roads that we drive towards Miabi, located at 35 kilometers of Mbuji Mayi, the capital of the province of Eastern Kasai.Once arrived in Miabi, this impression of peace quickly proves misleading.
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.
PHOTO REPORT – More than 20,000 child soldiers have been freed from armed forces and groups in the DRC over the last 10 years. Discover the story, doubt and certainties of former Kasai child soldiers.
Nearly 400 000 children at risk of severe acute malnutrition in the Greater Kasai due to violence – UNICEFEmergencies Nutrition Press releases 24 May 2017
PRESS RELEASE – The crisis has disrupted life-saving interventions, putting children at risks of severe acute malnutrition in the Greater Kasai, DRC.