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Just People - South Kivu, DR Congo

Mineral-Trade in Eastern Congo has been singled out as a source of finance for armed conflict.  Kalimbi Mine, South Kivu, DR Congo

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Interesting Things

See the Real Impact of War in the Democratic Republic of Congo

The slow burn of war has long ravaged the heart of Africa. Millions of people in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the largest member in a neighborhood wracked by upheaval, have died from prolonged insecurity, disease and hunger. 742 more words

Photo Essay

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Road Perils of Goma

Driving in Goma is an experience that is always intense, occasionally hair-raising, and never dull. Here’s a non-exhaustive sample of some of the commonly-encountered road perils of our city.

Neutralizing FDLR: Making the Beginning of the End of Eastern Congo Burden?

Two weeks ago, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has called on neutralizing the Forces Démocratiques pour la Libération du Rwanda (FDLR), a Rwandese rebellion based in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). 1,378 more words