HEALTH – The use of long-lasting insecticide-treated nets is the most efficient method to combat malaria in terms of cost and efficiency.
EMERGENCIES – Children are the first victims of the inter-ethnic conflicts in the Provinces of Tanganyika. Freddy still does not know what happened to his parents and his little brother.
TESTIMONY – In the Province of Tanganyika, clashes have resulted in the displacement of 717.000 persons. Among them was 18-year old Pascaline, who could not have imagined the circumstances in which she would give birth to her first child.
TESTIMONY – It is in tears that Françoise had detailed the circumstances in which she left Katibili to join Katanika 2 without her husband and three children.
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.
A report from a village in the Democratic Republic of Congo where the children are demanding the polio vaccine and teaming up with vaccinators.
Meet Marcel Ngandwe, the village chief who has led a battle of ideas and change of behaviour in order to save the lives of young children.
“I chose to become community representative to help the members of my ethnic community, the Bambote people, to better themselves and above all to observe essential family practices that can …