News incl. lifesciences, animals, wildlife & nature
about the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Articles listed below include news from, about or mentioning the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This is page 2 of 2.
See also health and related news from the neighbouring Republic of the Congo, which is also known as Congo-Brazzaville,.
Children in conflict: Darfur, the DRC and Gaza
Childrens' organization UNICEF has expressed concern about children in areas of violent conflict, including in Gaza, DRC and Darfur (Sudan). In such circumstances, children are the most vulnerable.
Mia Farrow calls for access for aid agencies in Congo
Actress Mia Farrow, who has returned from a 3 day visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), urged armed groups to allow aid organizations to provide life saving assistance to women and child...
22 Dec '08 | International Aid | DRC
Soccer Aid 2008 raises over Â£1.14 million for UNICEF
International childrens' charity UNICEF has announced that Soccer Aid 2008 raised over Â£1.14 million for its health, education and protection work with vulnerable children worldwide. Especially gi...
19 Dec '08 | Soccer Aid | International
First emergency supplies airlifted into Goma, DR Congo
The first four planes carrying supplies to curb cholera and respiratory infections have arrived in Goma, sent from Dubai by the UK Department for International Development. Six more planeloads of s...
11 Nov '08 | Humanitarian | DRC
UNICEF delivers aid to displaced children in DR Congo
UNICEF is re-starting its humanitarian operation today and will be delivering high protein biscuits to displaced children and medical kits to people who have been newly displaced. There is concern ...
31 Oct '08 | Humanitarian | DRC