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MONUSCO – United Nations Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

UN / DRC

The Under-Secretary-General for UN Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous told Security Council that an exit strategy of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) “should be progressive, and it should be tied to specific criteria and targets that are jointly developed with the Government of the DRC.” UNIFEED-UNTV

22 Jan 2015 | Read More »

DRC / LUHANGO RETURNEES

Four United Nations (UN) agencies are conducting a joint project to help 600 families in  Luhango, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to rebuild their lives after years of destruction brought by war and displacement. MONUSCO

22 Jan 2015 | Read More »

DRC / FDLR PREPARATIONS PRESSER

The Deputy Force Commander of the UN mission in the DR Congo said today (8 January)  Congolese army and international forces are capable to attack "where we want and when we want,"  against  the armed group FDLR (Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda), after it failed to  live up to its promise to surrender. [...]

8 Jan 2015 | Read More »

DRC / SURRENDER

Sixty seven well-armed members of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), accompanied by 186 of their dependents, surrendered to the UN stabilization mission in the DR Congo MONUSCO

30 Dec 2014 | Read More »

UN / DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

During a meeting on the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Security Council expressed its "deep concern" over the lack of progress of the voluntary disarmament process of the Forces Democratiques de Liberation du Rwanda (FDLR), and called on MONUSCO and the Congolese government "to immediately update operational plans for military action [...]

5 Nov 2014 | Read More »

UN / DRC

The head of the UN Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) Martin Kobler has asked Security Council members for a more “flexible mandate" for MONUSCO  to be able 'to go where the enemy is" and confront those "who are impacting on the stability of the DRC."UNIFEED-UNTV

27 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / DRC HUMAN RIGHTS

The United Nations (UN) has condemned the decision by the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to expel Scott Campbell, Director of the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office from the country. UNIFEED-UNTV

21 Oct 2014 | Read More »

UN / CAR MIA FARROW

Mia Farrow, renowned actress, activist and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, said that during her recent visit to the Central African Republic earlier this month, she had "no doubt" about the ethnic cleansing that took place in Bossangoa, "the entire town, virtually all Muslims, it had been cleansed of the entire Muslim population." UNIFEED-UNTV/FILE

22 Jul 2014 | Read More »

UN / PEACEKEEPING TRENDS

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said that UN peacekeeping “is at a key moment" as it faces new challenges and a growing budget to support operations, now approaching eight billion dollars. UNIFEED – UNTV

11 Jun 2014 | Read More »

UN / DRC SEXUAL VIOLENCE

United Nations officials called on the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to step up the fight against impunity for rape and sexual violence, which remain widespread and largely unpunished despite some progress in holding perpetrators accountable. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay said rebel armed groups and government soldiers "were [...]

9 Apr 2014 | Read More »

 

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