DR Congo Fighting Threatens Children
Children are caught in the frontlines as clashes between M23 rebels and government soldiers continue in eastern Congo, with reports of water and food scarcities, and many having to miss school.
Displaced (file photo): Humanitarian agencies have been overwhelmed following a massive displacement triggered by the fighting.
United Nations World Food Programme, 23 November 2012
The UN World Food Programme (WFP) today began distributing vital food assistance to roughly 81,000 displaced people who have taken refuge in and around Goma, amid the ongoing... read more »
United Nations Children's Fund, 21 November 2012
As clashes between M23 movement and the Congolese Army continue in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, children are caught on the frontlines. UNICEF is on the ground... read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Unicef Calls for the Protection of Children in Eastern DR Congo
United Nations Children's Fund, 19 November 2012
Heavy clashes around Goma in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo between M23 rebel fighters and the Congolese army have forced thousands of displaced men, women and children... read more »