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The Healing Power Of Love : Children Born Of Rape (10 Images)

The Healing Power Of Love : Children Born Of Rape (10 Images) | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
The eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo has been experiencing cyclical wars since 1996, when the so-called war of liberation began.
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More than 8,000 Burundians flee the country to escape pre-election violence

More than 8,000 Burundians flee the country to escape pre-election violence | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
With political tension rising and more acts of violence being reported, UNHCR is concerned that more people may flee in the run up to key elections starting in May.
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A Long and Perilous Route to Safety

A Long and Perilous Route to Safety | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
Jean’s family spent nearly two years on the run from war in the Central African Republic. Now they have a place to call home until peace returns.
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Obama demands answers from Congo’s Kabila over FDLR

Obama demands answers from Congo’s Kabila over FDLR | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
The trusted news network in Kigali, the capital of Rwanda. We report breaking news on Rwanda politics and headlines from Africa in Kinyarwanda and English
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Congo Siasa: What socio-economic data tells us about sexual violence, découpage, and living conditions in the Congo

Congo Siasa: What socio-economic data tells us about sexual violence, découpage, and living conditions in the Congo | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
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From Acton in London to Kivu in Congo: Young Music Producers Stand Together

From Acton in London to Kivu in Congo: Young Music Producers Stand Together | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
25-year-old producer Antoine Luta aka 'Sir Loui' was one of the main UK producers in the project. Born to Congolese parents, he left the motherland with his parents when he was still a baby, the family eventually settling in the heart of west London....
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How the Film Virunga Distorts the Politics and People of Congo | Foreign Affairs

How the Film Virunga Distorts the Politics and People of Congo | Foreign Affairs | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
It is easy to see why the Oscar-nominated film Virunga has received such widespread acclaim.
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Congo’s Violent Rape Epidemic Needs a Cure — Medium

Congo's Violent Rape Epidemic Needs a Cure - War Is Boring - Medium
Can the U.S. Army help stop an epidemic of rape and sexual violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo?
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Bicycles and determination: How vaccines reach the remotest parts of DRC

Bicycles and determination: How vaccines reach the remotest parts of DRC | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
As a photographer chronicling vaccine trails across Africa, I witnessed firsthand the challenges of offering children in DRC the same protection from childhood disease that I took for granted when I was growing up in the United States.
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Refugees International Calls for Halt to Camp Closures in the Democratic Republic of Congo | Refugees International

Refugees International Calls for Halt to Camp Closures in the Democratic Republic of Congo | Refugees International | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
Refugees International (RI) is deeply concerned about recent developments in North Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), where the provincial authorities are attempting to close all current camps and sites for internally displaced persons (IDPs). RI
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Why Waging Peace is Necessary in the DR Congo | World Relief Responds

Why Waging Peace is Necessary in the DR Congo | World Relief Responds | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
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Nothing but Pictures: Alex Majoli and Paolo Pellegrin’s “Congo” - The New Yorker

Nothing but Pictures: Alex Majoli and Paolo Pellegrin’s “Congo” - The New Yorker | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
There are a lot of great pictures in the colossal new book by the photographers Alex Majoli and Paolo Pellegrin, and yet you never know exactly what you're looking at.
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The Lord’s Resistance Army Is Collapsing — War Is Boring — Medium

The Lord's Resistance Army Is Collapsing - War Is Boring - Medium
Hey, remember Joseph Kony?
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7 surprising things about asylum seekers from Africa—where Nigeria, Ghana and Senegal beat Libya and Somalia

7 surprising things about asylum seekers from Africa—where Nigeria, Ghana and Senegal beat Libya and Somalia | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
No single African country ranks among the top three by origin of asylum requests, a new UN report shows.
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Babies Are Being Abducted, Raped, And Returned To Their Village In The Congo

Babies Are Being Abducted, Raped, And Returned To Their Village In The Congo | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
“These perpetrators are not stealing into the houses at night and raping the women and then the children. They’re stealing away the children and raping them, and bringing them [back] home," Naama Haviv of the Panzi Foundation said.
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JRS Celebrates 35 Years in 2015; Father Tom Smolich, SJ, Prepares for His Role as JRS International Director

JRS Celebrates 35 Years in 2015; Father Tom Smolich, SJ, Prepares for His Role as JRS International Director | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
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Let’s be honest. We ignore Congo’s atrocities because it’s in Africa | TAR News

Let’s be honest. We ignore Congo’s atrocities because it’s in Africa | TAR News | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
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DYNAMIC AFRICA — "Les gens de coleur de Kinshasa", An Illustrated...

DYNAMIC AFRICA — "Les gens de coleur de Kinshasa", An Illustrated... | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
"Les gens de coleur de Kinshasa", An Illustrated Series By Artist Jonathan Malila, Inspired By Congolese Sapeur Culture.
Inspired by the “Gentlemen of Bacongo” also known as “Les Sapeurs”, a group of...
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CAR refugees face uncertainty across the border: ‘Death was in front of us and we had to run away’

CAR refugees face uncertainty across the border: ‘Death was in front of us and we had to run away’ | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
The Democratic Republic of the Congo becomes an unlikely haven for thousands as murder and rape force mass exodus from Central African Republic
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Pro-Democracy Protesters Won a Huge Victory in Congo — War Is Boring — Medium

Pro-Democracy Protesters Won a Huge Victory in Congo - War Is Boring - Medium
For now
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RICHARD MOSSE | SURREAL DISPLACEMENT | Daily METAL

RICHARD MOSSE | SURREAL DISPLACEMENT | Daily METAL | Democratic Republic of Congo | Scoop.it
Dangerously immersing himself into Congo’s political conflict between rebel groups and the Congolese National Army, Richard Mosse\
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