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· June, 2007

Stories about D.R. of Congo from June, 2007

D.R. of Congo: Rugendo Mountain Gorilla family returns

Latest news and photos from Congo park rangers: “After a few days absence the Rugendo Mountain Gorilla family has returned to Bukima in the Mikeno sector of Virunga. Rangers visited...

D.R. Congo: Who profits from underdevelopment?

“A half-century of mistakes and political instability has pulled the rug out from under one of the potentially richest countries on the planet,” Du Cabiau à Kinshasa writes of D.R....

Congo: Small business important for economic growth

Congopage writes about the importance of small and medium businesses (Fr) and private initiative for economic growth.

D.R. of Congo: African superhero who talks to plants

An amazing story of Cornielle Ewango: “He’s a forest conservationist working in the Ituri forest of Eastern Congo. He’s trying to preserve the flora and fauna of this amazing region...

D.R. of Congo: Rhumba stars of today and yesterday

As Francois recently observed in Du Cabiau à Kinshasa [Fr], “Music and dance probably share the podium with Jesus among the top reasons for living for a majority of the...

D.R. Congo: Four-Way Talks Discuss Security in the Great Lakes

Kakaluigi writes that officials from Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda, and the DRC met this afternoon in Lubumbashi [fr] to discuss the security situation in the Great Lakes region and posts a...

D.R. of Congo: Bring an end to the impunity enjoyed by our politicians

Bana Congo calls on the Congolese people to “rise up” and bring an end to impunity, publishing a list of Congolese politicians and their “crimes” [Fr].  Some readers praised the...

D.R. of Congo: More Violence in Eastern Congo

Kakaluigi continues blogging about the worsening security situation in eastern Congo along the Rwandan border, writing about an attack at Kaniola [Fr] in which a girl less than ten years...

D.R. of Congo: Missionary Blogs as Security Situation Worsens along Congolese-Rwandan Border

Kakaluigi [Fr] is blogging several times daily about the deteriorating security situation in Bukavu. He posts information about an attack on a village at Kabare, on the road to Walungu,...

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