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WFP provides food for survivors of sexual violence who are recovering in Panzi Hospital in Bukavu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Rape is widespread in DRC, particularly in the war-torn east of the country. WFP is also working to reduce the risk of sexual violence against women with a project for the manufacture of fuel briquettes in Goma. It means that women living in camps don't have to go out looking for firewood in the bush where they are liable to be attacked.
Here is my Advice when you go to Congo and Make Sure to Have your Bug Repelliant Ready to Protect your Bugs and Watch out for Wild Animals and Snakes and Gorillas Including Chimpanzees and Monkeys and they have Dangerous Animals in Congo Especially when you are Leaving Kinshasa DR Congo and Brazzaville Congo and when you also Travelling to Gabon, Uganda and Kenya there are a lot of Wild Animals and Be Prepared Make Sure to Bring your Bug Repellent to Protect yourself from the Bugs and have your Safety Gear Ready and there are a lot of Gorillas and Wild Animals in Congo, Uganda, Kenya and Gabon. Be Very Careful if you want to Travel to Congo, Uganda, Kenya and Gabon. Be Safe http://www.frankiemacdonald.ca http://www.frankiewithlotsoffans.blogspot.ca
Warlords, soldiers, and child laborers all toil over a mineral you've never even heard of. Coltan is a conflict mineral in nearly every cell phone, laptop, and electronic device. It's also tied to the deaths of over 5 million people in Congo since 1990. Hosted by Alison Suroosh Alvi | Originally released in 2011 at http://vice.com Click here to help: http://www.raisehopeforcongo.org/ Watch more VICE documentaries here: http://bit.ly/VICE-Presents Subscribe for videos that are actually good: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE Check out our full video catalog: http://www.youtube.com/user/vice/videos Videos, daily editorial and more: http://vice.com Like VICE on Facebook: http://fb.com/vice Follow VICE on Twitter: http://twitter.com/vice Read our tumblr: http://vicemag.tumblr.com
An orphaned male chimpanzee discovered in a military camp in northern Democratic Republic of Congo was confiscated by Congolese wildlife officials this week and transported by United Nations peacekeepers to a rehabilitation centre in South Kivu. Read more: http://www.un-grasp.org/un-airlifts-chimpanzee-to-safety-in-dr-congo/
For more news and videos visit ☛ http://english.ntdtv.com Follow us on Twitter ☛ http://twitter.com/NTDTelevision Add us on Facebook ☛ http://on.fb.me/s5KV2C On Sunday, a fire reportedly caused several large explosions in the capital of Congo, killing hundreds of people. Six Chinese workers also died in the blasts, again raising concerns about the safety of Chinese workers abroad. On Sunday, a series of large explosions rocked Brazzaville, the capital of the Republic of Congo in Africa. A government spokesperson said a fire caused by an electrical short circuit reached a weapons depot in one of several military camps situated in the city. Hundreds of people were reportedly killed by the blasts, including six Chinese workers from the Beijing Construction Engineering Group. Many m...
Experience the sights and sounds of the Congo with local Brice Djamboult. Meet some of the country's four million residents in this poetic short from filmmakers David Mboussou and Juan Ignacio Davila. David Mboussou: https://vimeo.com/davidmboussou Juan Ignacio Davila: https://vimeo.com/dvljuan ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe ➡ Get More Short Film Showcase: http://bit.ly/Shortfilmshowcase About Short Film Showcase: A curated collection of the most captivating documentary shorts from filmmakers around the world. Know of a great short film that should be part of our Showcase? Email email@example.com to submit a video for consideration. See more from National Geographic's Short Film Showcase at http://documentary.com Get More National Geographic: Official Site: http://bit.ly/NatGeoO...
Planning to visit Congo? Check out our Congo Travel Guide video and see top most Tourist Attractions in Congo. Top Places to visit in Congo: Congo River, Virunga National Park, Mount Nyiragongo, Kahuzi-Biéga National Park, Lola ya Bonobo, Garamba National Park, Okapi Wildlife Reserve, Salonga National Park, Boyoma Falls, Livingstone Falls, Pool Malebo, Maiko National Park, Idjwi, Petites Chutes de la Lukaya Subscribe to Social Bubble: https://www.youtube.com/c/SocialBubbleNashik?sub_confirmation=1 To go to the World Travel Guide playlist go to: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL3wNXIKi7sz3IilVSbByNJzEsCmsbIgv1 Visit our Website: http://socialbubble.global Follow us on Google+: https://plus.google.com/+SocialBubbleNashik Follow us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/socialbubble...
http://www.ifc.org/financialinclusionafrica - Banks generally consider poor customers too risky and too expensive to serve. Employing an innovative business model of agent banking and biometric technology, micro-finance bank FINCA is bringing formal financial services to the poor in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Even low income people now have a safe place to save money, earn interest and manage economic decisions.
The play Ruined, is at once heartbreaking and captivating. The play, Ruined, is set in the present-day Democratic Republic of the Congo. Subjected too, rape forced prostitution, and brutal sexual mutilation, the young womens bodies have become battlegrounds. The play, Ruined, follows a young woman's nightmarish path to Mama Nadi. Mama Nadi, is a savvy businesswoman who, in the midst of a complex civil war, both protects, and profits, from the young women . Ruined, pays homage to the, courageous and, resilient young women who must piece their, bodies, minds and, souls together after the ruin. Ruined, the play.
The village of Kafe is the site of one of four camps which has sprung up to protect people fleeing a violent upsurge in militia violence in Eastern Congo. An estimated fifty thousand people have managed to reach the safety of four camps in the Ituri district. One camp alone is seeing six hundred terrified new arrivals every day. UNICEF has begun distributing basic household supplies to sixteen thousand families and will be vaccinating children against measles and getting them back to school. Credits: Producers:Chris Niles and Sarah Crowerowe