Democratic Republic of the Congo - Level 3: Reconsider Travel
Reconsider travel due to crime and civil unrest. Exercise increased caution due to COVID-19. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (Congo-Kinshasa), located in central Africa, is the third-largest country on the continent. The capital is Kinshasa. French is the official language. The country endured more than a decade of civil war that ended in 2003 but resulted in continuing political and economic instability.
South Africa: Tech-Boosted English Classes Reach More Migrants
Covid-19 lockdowns forced a Cape Town organisation to adapt its teaching methods ... his home in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), he knew he would need to learn English to adapt to his ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 04 Jan 2022 05:08:00 GMT
Congo - Millionaires of chaos
Many millionaires live in the Democratic Republic of Congo, one of the world's poorest countries. This film depicts some of those who have made fortunes amid the chaos, including musicians ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 11 Jan 2022 07:42:00 GMT
Rwandans \'flee\' to DR Congo over Covid vaccine rules
Local teacher Dunia Muhigirwa said that women ... Idjwi hosted tens of thousands of Rwandan Hutus who fled to eastern Democratic Republic of Congo during the genocide in Rwanda.
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Jan 2022 08:38:00 GMT
Covid-19: Many Rwandans flee to DRC to "escape" vaccination
Around 100 Rwandans have arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in recent days claiming ... According to Dunia Muhigirwa, a teacher in Idjwi, these Rwandans, including women and ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Jan 2022 07:33:00 GMT
AFRICA/D.R. CONGO - The work of the White Fathers to stop violence against women, "offering the support of the Gospel"
A psychologist ensures listening and support to help them overcome trauma and build a life". Then there is also a team of Congolese animators and teachers who hold classes in literacy, mathematics, ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 28 Dec 2021 05:27:00 GMT
Coming to France? Your Covid-19 questions answered
These are: Afghanistan, Belarus, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia ... can be downloaded on the Ministry of the Interior?s website (in English). It must be presented upon ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Jan 2022 16:00:00 GMT
Congo?s Prison Rape Trial a Missed Opportunity
This week a court in Lubumbashi in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo found 10 male inmates guilty of rape, arson, and attempted escape during riots at Kasapa central prison in September 2020.
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 12:45:00 GMT
In under-vaccinated Congo, fourth COVID-19 wave fills hospitals
Democratic Republic of Congo is the least vaccinated country against COVID-19 in the world. Now a fourth wave of the coronavirus threatens to put greater pressure on its rickety health system ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 26 Dec 2021 23:35:00 GMT
Could the Ishango Bone be returned to DRC?
The attacker set off an explosive device at the entrance to a bar and restaurant in the Democratic Republic of Congo, as customers gathered on Christmas Day. Two children were reportedly among ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 18 Jan 2022 07:12:00 GMT
Raising awareness of breast cancer risks on TikTok and producing insect larvae to combat food insecurity in DRC
Next, we spoke to Murhula Zigabe, an entrepreneur in the Democratic Republic of Congo who is searching for eco-friendly solutions to common problems. He has been raising larvae from black soldier ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 07:42:00 GMT
Tech-boosted English classes reach more migrants
Barry Christianson When Mike* arrived in South Africa about a year ago after leaving his home in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), he knew he would need to learn English to adapt to his new ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 04 Jan 2022 03:41:00 GMT