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218 elements of Chinese contingent from MONUSCO operating in the South Kivu province were awarded UN medals before being relieved in September 2015. Comprised of engineers and a medical body, the contingent has to date implemented 17 projects and treated 1200 patients. Photo MONUSCO/Biliaminou Alao
 
 
 
Mutarule’s displaced starts returning home

 

A year ago, over 5000 people fled from this territory of the Ruzizi plain, following consecutive massacres and inter-communal tensions. Ever since, local authorities, MONUSCO and Civil Society organizations joined forces to facilitate the return of the displaced to their community.

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MONUSCO donates office premises to revitalize civil society in Ituri

 Civil society coordination in Ituri has now its own office premises.  It was built by MONUSCO quick impact project worth $41,000. The building was officially handed to the civil society coordination by Mr. M’hand Ladjouzi, Chief of the UN Mission in Bunia, in a ceremony attended by local provincial authorities in Ituri to make the coordination more dynamic.

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International Youth Day: MONUSCO encourages Great Lakes youth to promote peace

North-Kivu youth have acquired a site that will host the youth cultural center in the Great Lakes Region.  The leader of the North-Kivu youth received from the provincial youth minister, the property documents of the site offered by the provincial government in a ceremony organized Thursday 13 August in the conference hall of the Full Gospel on the occasion of the celebration of the International Youth Day organized with support from MONUSCO which helped youth representatives from different ICGLR member countries to watch the event.

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The Operations Coordinating Committee of the Territory of Uvira met on Thursday

This technical structure is the result of one of the recommendations issued from the regular consultations between the United Nations Mission in Congo (MONUSCO) and the Territorial Administration; its main mission is to propose joint strategies to fight insecurity with a view to ensuring a better protection of civilians.

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11 July 2015: World Population Day

Martin Kobler, Head of MONUSCO, and Diene Keita, UNFPA Representative in the DRC, reaffirm the need to protect women and adolescents in emergency situations

Kinshasa - 11 July 2015  "MONUSCO remains strongly committed to provide its support to the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo to ensure the protection of vulnerable populations, particularly women and young girls in the context of security and humanitarian crisis in the eastern DRC, where tens of thousands of persons are still internally displaced.", stated Martin Kobler, Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for the DRC, on the occasion of the celebration of the World Population Day (WPD) which, this year, focuses on vulnerable populations in emergencies.

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Roger Meece visits the MONUSCO base at Rwindi following the 23 October attack


Kinshasa, 1 November 2010 – The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mr. Roger Meece paid a visit to North Kivu this Saturday, 30 October 2010. The Special Representative visited the locality of Rwindi situated in the territory of Rutshuru where the base of MONUSCO peacekeepers had been attacked by a group of about 50 armed men on 30 October 2010. Mr. Meece was accompanied by local Congolese authorities and a delegation of civilian and military officials from MONUSCO’s Goma office.

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