Publications in Democratic Republic CONGO


The Democratic Republic of the Congo, that vast, equator-spanning country at the heart of the African continent, has experienced 10 Ebola outbreaks since 1976. The 10th one is ongoing in the conflict-riven northeast. The ninth outbreak, though, ende
IPS News
8/15/2018

Stopping Ebola in its Tracks with Point of Entry Screening
A health officer on the outskirts of Itipo prepares to open a barrier for a motorbike driver who has undergone screening . Photo: IOMBy IOM Democratic Republic of the CongoAug 15 2018 (IOM)The mighty Congo River both connects Kinshasa with Equateur

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — The number of confirmed cases in Congo's new outbreak of the Ebola virus has risen to 13, including three deaths, the health ministry said late Saturday. The World Health Organization has warned that this new outbreak of the d
Mining.com
7/31/2018

Glencore’s cobalt output up by almost a third thanks to Congo mines
Miner and commodities trader Glencore (LON:GLEN) reported Tuesday higher output from Katanga, its key copper and cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The Swiss company it produced 696,200 tonnes of copper in the first half of the year, a

ATTACHMENT 1 [72066018R00004] I. GENERAL INFORMATION 1. SOLICITATION NO.: 72066018R00004 2. ISSUANCE DATE: July 27, 2018 3. CLOSING DATE/TIME FOR RECEIPT OF OFFERS: August 26, 2018 (5:00pm Kinshasa local time.) 4. POSITION TITLE: Private Sector Advi

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Congo's latest outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus is over, the health ministry announced Tuesday, after a speedy response to limit its spread in remote rural areas and a city of more than 1 million people. Health experts said

On Tuesday, the World Health Organization announced the end of the most recent Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which infected dozens of people and killed 29 between early May and July of this year. “The outbreak was contain
All Africa
7/17/2018

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -The parks are among the world's largest tropical rainforest reserves, covering an area about the size of Switzerland
World Bank
6/25/2018

Improved water is not enough
Water bucket in Kinshasa, DRC In Kinshasa, the capital and largest city of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the vast majority of the population has access to “improved” water. This means sources such as piped networks, covered wells, bore
Mining.com
6/15/2018

Glencore settles legal row with former partner over Congo royalties
Glencore will resume payments to its long-time partner in the DRC, Israeli billionaire Dan Gertler, pictured here. (Image: Bloomberg Markets via YouTube.) Miner and commodities trader Glencore (LON:GLEN) has settled a potentially damaging legal row

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