Whenever Ebola strikes, children end up alone or become orphaned, men and women become widowed.
Pona Bana, the voice of the children in the Democratic Republic of Congo wishes you a Happy New Year 2019!
CHILD REPORTER – The celebration of the 20th November was the first in the city of Isiro and in the Haut-Uélé province and…. the mobilization was complete!
YOUNG REPORTER – In order to reach the most remote children, UNICEF agents occasionally have to go through impossible moments: impractical roads, mud, dust,… Let me tell you about my …
Boys playing football (UNICEF DRC Dubourthoumieu)
YOUNG REPORTER – Playing, relaxing and taking part in recreational activities are among the important things in the life of a child. Unfortunately, there is …
YOUNG REPORTER – UNICEF organised an art competition for artists of the Academy of Fine Arts, on the occasion of its 70th anniversary. The competition aimed to depict children’s rights in the DRC in works of art.
NEWS – Since 2014, the city of Goma in North Kivu, hosts every year the Amani festival, internationally known for its promotion of the culture of peace. Elodie, 14, and Child Reporter, narrates her participation in the three days of the festival!
How can children come to forget the extreme hardships they experienced in armed groups and forces? One successful method is capoeira, e sport that originated in Brazil hat combines disciplane, strength and dance. Thank you, Brazil, for you precious support in this project!
Meet Laetitia, one of UNICEF’s young reporters! She covered events such as concerts and seminars that were organised to raise awareness of child marriage among Goma’s population. She tells us about how successfully the celebrations went.
Bring a little bit of happiness into your day ! Discover or rediscover “Happy” worldwide hit, sung by the youth from Goma. They want to tell the world that peace is possible in Kivu.