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.
Goma, Nord Kivu - results related to the position's responsibilities Knowledge about own leadership skills/profile Fluency in French and English, both written... as a teacher or a trainer is preferred Experience from protection and advocacy work within Education sector High level of experience in programme...
Publ.Date : Tue, 06 Feb 2018 23:49:51 GMT
UNICEF says ethnic strife kills 76 in northeast DR Congo since December
File photo shows refugees of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) ready to cross over to the Republic of Congo, Dec. 5, 2011. (Xinhua/Guy Gervais Kitina) KINSHASA, Feb. 17 (Xinhua) -- Seventy-six people have been killed during ethnic violence ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Feb 2018 04:20:00 GMT
Congo\'s mega-crisis at deadly tipping point
Alarm bells ring as violence by hundreds of armed groups worsens in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Despite 13 million people ... We have spokespeople in DRC available for interview in English, French, Swedish and Norwegian.
Publ.Date : Thu, 15 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMT
A vision of peace: Stories from the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Today, it is a full primary school with over 100 students. 14 images A teacher presents a lesson in a community school in Walungu, Democratic Republic of Congo. However, the community faced certain challenges as the school began to grow larger. They did ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 Jan 2018 00:00:00 GMT
New Protests Demand Elections in Democratic Republic of Congo
Kinshasa, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Another day of protests, the third in less than two months, is being prepared today by various social sectors in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to demand the call for elections that pronounce the removal of ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Feb 2018 07:50:00 GMT
Teaching Bulls to Pull Is New Tradition in Congo
Teacher Dieudonne Tchani says bullocks are ... Nick Long reported on this story from Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo. George Grow adapted this story for Learning English. Mario Ritter was the editor
Publ.Date : Sun, 16 Aug 2015 13:00:53 GMT
Author Finds Global Opportunity in Classroom With 22 Immigrant Students
Journalist and writer Helen Thorpe spent one school year in a classroom with immigrant and refugee students from various cultures who were just learning to speak English ... on the eastern side of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Armed conflicts forced ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:45:00 GMT
Whitney: From dictatorship to democracy
Theresa Kashale-Scholten, an English Language Learner teacher at Cleveland Elementary School who is originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo, poses for a portrait ... Argus Leader Media city columnist Stu Whitney can be reached at swhitney@ ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 01 Nov 2016 14:38:35 GMT
World Bonobo Day: A Look At Two Apes That Talk
Together, they lifted the veil separating human and non-human primates with their ability to understand spoken English and engage in meaningful ... In the wild, bonobos are found exclusively in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where they are threatened ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:26:00 GMT
DRC schools hit hard as teachers strike over poor pay
The new school year has begun in the Democratic Republic of Congo - but many pupils and teachers are nowhere to be seen. The teachers at schools run by the state are on strike as they demand higher pay and better working conditions. The country's economic ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 04 Sep 2017 13:05:14 GMT