Over Two Million Malnourished Children at Risk in DR Congo - UN
Years of violence and unrest in the country have displaced more than 4.5 million people, creating widespread poverty and hunger. The UN has said that over two million children are at risk of dying unless they receive urgently needed therapeutic aid.
Congo-Kinshasa: More Than 2 Million Malnourished Children at Risk - UN
VOA, 10 March 2018
The United Nations warns more than two million severely acutely malnourished children in Democratic Republic of Congo are at risk of dying unless they receive urgently needed… Read more »
In the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, thousands of internally displaced people walk along the main road from Rumang’abo to Goma, fleeing the Kibumba region where fighting is ongoing.
Congo-Kinshasa: Fighting, Displacement Cause Hunger to Soar
VOA, 12 March 2018
The United Nations says hunger is soaring in the Democratic Republic of Congo mainly because of fighting and widespread displacement in Kasai and Tanganyika in Central and Eastern… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Millions of Minors Stare Death From Hunger
CAJ News, 12 March 2018
MORE than 2 million children are at risk of death from severe acute malnutrition if the conflict-torn Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) fails to secure funding. Read more »
An outbreak of cholera has killed 35 people and infected more than 1,400 others, health authorities in Hoima have confirmed. The outbreak was first reported in Kyangwali Refugee ... Read more »
The human costs of the ongoing crisis in the country are borne disproportionately by women and children, whose homes have been pillaged and burned, and who are not in school and ... Read more »