Saturday Aug 16
Abandoned Goma airport, Democratic Republic of the Congo, transformed into ideal playground
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DR Congo: despite improved security, situation remains - fragile,' UN envoys warn
Briefing the Security Council this morning, the Secretary-General's Special Representative in the DRC and the head of the UN mission there , Martin Kobler, recalled that in August 2013, the "M23 [armed militia] was knocking on the gates" of Goma, the main city in the vast country's restive eastern region.
Working For A Congo At Peace With Itself
Vava Tampa , a native of Congo, is the founder of Save the Congo , a not-for-profit campaign based in London.
Virunga: Stunning Beauty and devastating Violence
More than 14,000 km away from New Zealand, on the border of a mineral-rich, conflict-riddled country known as the "rape capital of the world", there is a national park for which men have laid down their lives.