Daily Archives: January 8, 2019

UNHCR RD Congo Factsheet – 30 November 2018

533,387 refugees and asylum seekers in the DRC, of whom 52% are women.

99.3% of refugees in the DRC live in rural areas, and 74% of refugees are settled outside camps or refugee sites.

2,949 …

Congo Opposition Campaign Says It Is Talking With Kabila Camp on Transition

KINSHASA A Congolese presidential candidate’s representatives have met with outgoing President Joseph Kabila’s camp to ensure a peaceful transfer of power, they said on Tuesday.

Kabila’s camp denied any such meetings had occurred since the …

Global Campaign Urges People to Run in Refugees’ Shoes

GENEVA A new global campaign aims to sensitize the world to the plight of refugees by urging people to step into their shoes and clock the number of kilometers they need to run to reach …

Global Campaign Urges People to Run in Refugees’ Shoes

GENEVA A new global campaign aims to sensitize the world to the plight of refugees by urging people to step into their shoes and clock the number of kilometers they need to run to reach …