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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
Shabunda: MONUSCO Officially Hands Over Completed Job Skills Training Center Project

South Kivu, 20 April 2015
– MONUSCO handed over the completed Training Center for Vocational Trades Learning and Community Reintegration Project to local authorities in Shabunda on Friday 17 April 2015.

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Resolution 2211 explained to ISTM Uvira students

Uvira, 21 April 2015
– The new UNSC Resolution on the DRC voted on 26 March 2015 extending MONUSCO’s mandate was explained to ISTM Uvira students in the South Kivu province. 250 students took part in the session to learn about the origins and the activities of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Uvira (South Kivu) : Awareness Campaign to Educate Local Young People about Common Offenses

Uvira, 21 April 2015
– An awareness campaign to educate local young leaders about criminal offences ended in Uvira, South Kivu province, on Tuesday 21 April 2015.

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South Kivu: MONUSCO builds premises for National Police in Ruzizi Plain


Uvira, 17 April 2015 - The United Nations Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) on Friday 17 April 2015 launched two projects for the construction of premises for the Congolese National Police (PNC) headquarters in the Ruzizi Plain.

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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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