Mathieu Ngudjolo, former leader of the Congolese rebel group, Nationalist and Integrationist Front, was once again acquitted on Feb. 27, 2015. He was charged with commanding a militia of fighters who in 2003 destroyed the village of Bogoro (eastern Congo) and in the process raped and hacked to death roughly 200 people including children. 90 more words
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A message from the president of CoNGO on why the UN’s 70th Anniversary is of particular relevance to the world of Non-governmental Organizations (NGOs) and Civil Society Organizations (CSOs). 163 more words
BY TAYLOR SMITH
Eddyne doesn’t remember much about her birthplace.
Her family called the DR Congo home for more than 40 years. Yet when ethnic conflicts forced them to pack their bags, Eddyne, only six years old at the time, was left with few memories of Congo. 465 more words