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RSF: Africa at threshold of 'promising era'

Africa came with a score that is slightly better than in 2017 but also contained a wide range of internal variation (see our regional analysis  166 more words


Encounter with The Culture

Growing up poor in the 80’s in a small village with no electricity somewhere at the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre then), I didn’t know what television was till I was about eight or nine years old. 738 more words


A Mail Away From The Truth

Since I got the kit already it was more easier to continue my journey towards my truth, or so I thought. When I opened the kit my mom and I {mostly my mom} had to register the kit on the internet via Ancestry.com. 197 more words

Mbuji Mayi

Reflections during the adult literacy teacher training in Mbuji Mayi, DR Congo, April 2–8, 2018

Here is how you get your baggage at Mbuji Mayi. Passengers and guys whom you can hire to retrieve baggage crowd on one side of a low platform and the baggage is carried in through a door on the other side and stacked in a holding area while an agent examines each tag and calls a name. 1,860 more words


Chokwe Angola or Congo

Mask Chokwe Angola or Democratic Republic of Congo Late 19th-Early 20th century Wood fiber beads and pigment


The first group of ten GlobalFingerprints Tabitha sponsored girls graduated in March (pictured below with two of their leaders). This was a huge celebration and an answer to many prayers!  164 more words

Bientôt 2 siècles d’histoire. La Belgique fût un temps la 2e puissance mondiale, mais à quel prix ? C’était il y a bien longtemps. Que nous reste-t-il de cette grandeur passée ? 579 more words