News Archives


May 29, 2013
Ban says global support for Great Lakes peace deal can help Africa write ‘new narrative’
UN News Centre
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May 28, 2013
Congo-Kinshasa: Senior UN Humanitarian Official Urges End to 'Horrors' in Eastern DR Congo
All africa
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May 26, 2013

Statements From Addis Ababa
UN
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May 26, 2013
Joint efforts critical to achieve peace in eastern DR Congo – UN chief
UN News Centre
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May 24, 2013
DR Congo: UN's failed illusion of security in the east
By Gabriel Gatehouse
BBC News
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May 24, 2013
Sourcing from Africa’s Great Lakes: conflict-free or Congo-free?
By Adam Green
Financial Times
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May 23, 2013
Congo Hydroelectric May-be's
By Paul Robinson
Earth Times
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May 23, 2013
UN and World Bank in DR Congo peace push
Al Jazeera
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May 22, 2013
On joint visit to DR Congo, UN and World Bank chiefs voice support for latest peace effort
UN News Centre
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May 22, 2013
Wall Street reform rule said to increase violence in Congo
ITRI
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May 22, 2013
World Bank pledges $1bn for DR Congo and neighbours
BBC
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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-22626481

May 22, 2013
Secretary-General's remarks at press encounter with World Bank President Jim Yong Kim [Full Transcript]
United Nations
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May 21, 2013
DR Congo waits on funding for world's largest hydropower project
By John Vidal
Guardian
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May 21, 2013
A Day in the DRC
By Armin Rosen
The Atlantic
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May 20, 2013
Urgent Appeal from Congolese Human Rights Activists to
Stop Rwandan Support to the M23 and to Bring M23 Leaders to Justice
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May 20, 2013
M23 rebels attack DR Congo army as UN force deploys
BBC
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May 20, 2013
M23 rebels clash with soldiers in eastern Congo, military says
AP
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May 20, 2013
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim to Make Historic Joint Visit to Africa’s Great Lakes Region May 22-24
World Bank
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May 19, 2013
Rwandan president on the problems of Congo:Newsday
Chris McGreal in Kigali
BBC
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May 18, 2013
Murky minerals
How bad is it?
The Economist
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May 18, 2013
US House Resolution
By Rep. Karen Bass
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May 18, 2013

Is Kagame Africa's Lincoln or a tyrant exploiting Rwanda's tragic history?
By Chris McGreal
The Guardian
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May 17, 2013
The (LRA) conflict: Beyond the LRA lobby & the hunt for Kony… and towards civilian protection
By Kristof Titeca
African Arguments
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May 17, 2013
Oxford University's business school faces protests over visit by Rwanda president Paul Kagame
By Cahal Milmo
The Independent
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May 14, 2013
Congo to Create 'Lumumbaville' to Honour Assassinated PM
NY Times
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May 14, 2013
Analysis - Congo rebels prepare to face U.N. force with mandate to attack
By Jonny Hogg
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May 13, 2013
U.S.-trained Congolese troops committed rapes and other atrocities, U.N. says"
by Craig Whitlock
Washington Post
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May 10, 2013
US-trained Congolese battalion among units accused of rape
By John Vandiver
Stars and Stripes
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May 5, 2013
M23 rebels in DRC prepare for battle with new UN force
The Guardian
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May 1, 2013
Military solution not only way to end conflict in DRC – Robinson
By Henry D Gombya
Evening Post
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May 1, 2013
Illegal logging robbing people in Africa of livelihoods – Global Witness
By John Vidal
Guardian
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