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A site for Internally-displaced persons in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Photo by Ley Uwera - UNHCR

The UN Human Rights Office (OHCHR) has said that at least 890 villagers were reportedly killed in the western Democratic Republic of the Congo last month, following brutal inter-communal clashes. Read more

DR Congo

A refugee mother carries her child and relief items in Congo-Brazzaville.

Photo by Frederic Noy - UNHCR

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is supporting local authorities in the Republic of the Congo to provide humanitarian assistance to some 16,000 recently arrived refugees from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Read more

DR Congo

Rwanda's first female pilot, Esther Mbabazi, 24, said 'being a pilot really was my childhood dream'.

Photograph: Sean Jones for the Guardian

Esther Mbabazi trained to fly Rwandair regional jets despite her father being killed in a plane crash when she was eight Esther Mbabazi was eight years old when her father was killed in a crash as the plane he was flying in overshot the runway landi Read more

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  • Interethnic violence has ravaged the Ituri Province in the north-east of the DRC since December 2018, generating significant population movements within the Province, and toward neighbouring Uganda

    Photo: UNICEF / Madjiangar

    Interethnic violence has ravaged the Ituri Province in the north-east of the DRC since December 2018, generating significant population movements within the Province, and toward neighbouring Uganda

  • A refugee mother carries her child and relief items in Congo-Brazzaville.

    Photo by Frederic Noy - UNHCR

    A refugee mother carries her child and relief items in Congo-Brazzaville.

  • A site for Internally-displaced persons in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

    Photo by Ley Uwera - UNHCR

    A site for Internally-displaced persons in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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