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24 April 2015, North Kivu, DR Congo: Messrs. Hervé Ladsous, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, and David Gressly, new Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General in the DRC, observe the terrain during a MONUSCO helicopter flight from Goma to Nyamilima. Photo MONUSCO/Abel Kavanagh
Uvira: UN mandate explained to Umoja high school students

Uvira, 22 April 2015 – A real pedagogic day organized on Wednesday 22 April 2015 for 41 female students and pre-finalists students (5th year secondary school) of the high school Umoja Uvira in the South Kivu province at the headquarters of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in the DRC MONUSCO/Uvira.

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MONUSCO and Partners Analyze Risks Associated with community Conflicts in South Kivu

South Kivu, 22 April 2015 — In Bukavu, the Civil Affairs section of MONUSCO brought together State and Non-State actors, including humanitarian agencies, for a three-day workshop starting from Wednesday 22 April 2015, to analyze risks associated with community conflicts and to plan appropriate actions.  Twenty-five members from the aforementioned structures took part in this workshop. 

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Students’ coordination in Kisangani reinforces partnership with MONUSCO

In Kisangani, the administrative town of the Eastern Province, Public Information Office of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) held on Thursday 23 April 2015,  a working and informative session with a team of students’ Coordination for the Higher and University Education (CREEESU). 

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DDR/RR, political, security and development imperatives


Bukavu, 22 April 2015 —MONUSCO/DDRRR explained the goals and objectives of the Disarmament, Demobilization, Repatriation, Reintegration and Resettlement (DDRRR) process as well as related activities to the students of the University Simon Kimbangu on Wednesday 22 April 2015 in a conference debate that brought together fifty students from the different fields of this academic institution.

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Martin Kobler, Head of MONUSCO, condemns the murderous attack on civilians in Matiba

Kinshasa, 17 April 2015
– “I am deeply shocked by the killings of civilians near Beni. It is absolutely necessary that FARDC and MONUSCO resume their cooperation. Together it will be possible to avoid a further deterioration of the security situation” declared Martin Kobler, Head of MONUSCO.


The attack, suspected to be an ADF assault, happened 5km North East of Mbau in Beni Territory in the North Kivu province.


"I strongly condemn this criminal attack perpetrated in the early morning and I want to express my sympathy, my deepest and sincere condolences to the families of the victims. My heart is with their souls," stressed the Special Representative of the Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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Celebration of the International Day of Peace
Kinshasa, 15 September 2014: On Sunday 21 September, the whole world will celebrate the International Day of Peace. This year’s theme focuses on “The Right of Peoples to Peace”
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 Live WebCast with Martin Kobler
 Security Council : SRSG Report

Democratic Republic of the Congo - Security Council, 7409th meeting (March 19, 2015)
The situation concerning the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo)
Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (S/2015/172)
Report of the Secretary-General on the implementation of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the region (S/2015/173)
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