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Bunia, Oriental Province, DR Congo. 06 January 2015: A MONUSCO surveillance drone. Photo MONUSCO/Abel Kavanagh
International Human Rights Day in Uvira

Uvira, South-Kivu, 10 December 2014 - Non-government Human Rights Organizations in In Uvira, South Kivu took the opportunity of the commemoration of the International Human Rights Day to call upon the Congolese Government “to do everything in its power” to help the local population to have easy access to justice and improve the overall human rights situation in the territories of Fizi and Uvira.

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Goma: MONUSCO peacekeepers hold race walking event to raise funds for local orphanage



Goma, 6 December 2014 - As part of their civilian-military (CIMIC) activities, peacekeepers from MONUSCO’s Uruguayan battalion (URUBATT), in collaboration with the Mission’s welfare committee, held a 20 km race walking event on 6 December 2014 to raise funds to help the vulnerable children at the local “Flame of Love” orphanage.

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UNMAS DRC Assists Troop Contributing Countries with Bulk Demolition of Degraded Ammunition in Sake


The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) in the DR Congo made a visit to Sake, in Masisi territory, North Kivu province, on 10 November 2014, to monitor the progress of bulk demolition of ammunition conducted by its operations partner MECHEM.

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VIDEO: LIVE Debate with Martin Kobler, Head of MONUSCO on UNWEBTV


Martin Kobler, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General in the DRC and Head of MONUSCO will interact for one hour with internet users in a Live debate that will be video streamed and carried by MONUSCO Public Information Division social media outlets: Twitter, Facebook, Website and UNWebTV.  Send to us your questions and join the debate on December 04th 2014 from 15h30 to 16h30 (GMT+1).

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Martin Kobler, Head of MONUSCO, expresses great satisfaction with FARDC-MONUSCO cooperation


Kinshasa, 9 January 2015 – “I am very impressed by the high level of preparedness and the team spirit that reigns between the FARDC and the MONUSCO. I am confident about the engagement of the troops in the upcoming operations against the FDLR,” declared the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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MONUC Denounces Events in Mbandaka


Kinshasa, 5 April 2010 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for DRC, Alan Doss expressed his deep concern about the situation prevailing in Mbandaka, Equateur province, attacked by a rebel group on 4 April last.

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 Live WebCast with Martin Kobler
 Security Council : SRSG Report

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General in DRC, Mr. Martin Kobler presenting the Secretary-General's Report on MONUSCO to the Security Council at UN Headquarter in New-York this Thursday 07 August 2014.
You can watch this presentation by clicking on the link above.

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