YOUNG REPORTER – For 5 years now, the city of Goma has been regularly hosting the great Amani Festival. We were there!
YOUNG REPORTER – My name is Sarah, I am 17 years old and I coordinate the Young Reporters in my Province, Haut-Uélé. On 20 November, during events celebrating Universal Children’s Day, we had the opportunity to give a speech to the authorities and one month later we have now received a positive response.
During the whole month of August, children were the main participants in a programme to inform families about the importance of registering the births of their children, conducted by the Goverment in collaboration with UNICEF.
YOUNG REPORTER – We do not always have access to a computer to write our articles. That’s no problem, we can always find a way to send our messages !
NEWS – We are the very first team of Young Reporters in the history of the Haut-Uélé, our province. Would you like to know more about our training, our impressions and our aims in promoting children’s rights? The answer is in this article.
YOUNG REPORTER – Almost 2,000 students celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child at the Sainte Germaine High School in Kinshasa. Children were under the sun while adults were under the tents!
Children must be at the center of the defense of their rights. Yet the participation of the children of the Democratic Republic of the Congo in issues that concern them is far from being a reality. To reverse the trend, we, 23 children from the Province of Ituri, participated in a training for Children Reporters.
YOUNG REPORTER – Olivier went to meet Marie, a vulnerable child living in Mbuji Mayi to find out more about birth registration. She has been given a second chance to obtain their birth certificate
PARTICIPATION – Eliel, 14, and Gloire, 17, explain their role in creating 343 branch offices of the Civil Registry in the province of Haut-Lomami.
YOUNG REPORTER – What is the impact of armed conflict on children in the north-east of the DRC? Zawadi,and other children the fear of armed groups is daily.