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Congo: A Young Man's Courage When Peers in Peace Turn to M23

Search for Common Ground | Posted 12.22.2013 | Impact
Search for Common Ground

2013-09-23-EntChallenge.jpgI was born 27 years ago in Goma, a town notorious for violent outbreaks. Instability exposed the darkest side of my beautiful Democratic Republic of Congo.

DR Congo: Civilian Cost of Military Operation is Unacceptable

Refugees International | Refugees International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, October 13, 2009) - The Congolese government's military operation in eastern Congo, Kimia II, backed by United Na...

UN Security Council: Push for Civilian Protection During Congo Visit

Refugees International | Refugees International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

(Goma, May 18, 2009) - The United Nations Security Council, visiting the Democratic Republic of Congo beginning today, should press for urgent action ...

Essay: Violence in Congo

Refugees International | Refugees International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The following is currently a web feature on PBS NOW:  Last October I traveled to Congo with a colleague from Refugees International to assess the ...

Wading Through the Remnants of a War-Torn Country

Catholic Relief Services | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Catholic Relief Services

There we were in a bobbing quandary, broken and almost out of steam, lacking any apparent forward movement, a rudderless metaphor for the people of the Congo