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A Day at the Beach, on the River Congo

Spending the day on a sandbank may be one of my favourite escapes from Kinshasa. Buy some drinks and make some food (or not, maybe bring some raw meat and just grill it there), get on a boat, arrive at a sandbank a nice distance upriver from the city, have the tents, chairs, tables and BBQ set up for you, and just enjoy the rest of the day. 617 mots de plus


Killing the Plein Air Mood

It was a beautiful sunny morning after a couple of cooler days. It was also my last opportunity to gather some plein air images for printing. 236 mots de plus

Randall Talbot

Ugandan rebels kill three women in DR Congo raid

Ugandan rebels have killed three women during an overnight raid in the northeast of Democratic Republic of Congo, a research group and the provincial governor said Friday. 306 mots de plus


'Repressive climate' in DR Congo ahead of polls: HRW

Kinshasa (AFP) – Human Rights Watch on Wednesday warned of a « repressive climate » in restive Democratic Republic of Congo ahead of an election cycle due to start later this year. 315 mots de plus


RDC: 7 946 enfants ont quitté les groupes armés en 6 ans

Environ sept mille neuf cent quarante-six enfants ont été sortis des groupes armés, entre 2009 et 2015, à travers la RDC.La responsable de la section «Protection de l’enfant» de la Monusco, Mme Dee, a livré ces chiffres, mardi 21 juillet, à Goma (Nord-Kivu).  372 mots de plus


Review: Congo doc Elephant’s Dream

I told my mother I had just watched a documentary about Congo and her eyes widened as if to say “Oof. That must’ve been difficult”. When she was growing up, French TV’s coverage of the situation in the RDC was a stream of horror stories. 698 mots de plus