NEWS & PRESS

DRC GOVERNMENT APPROVES AN ADDITIONAL 82 INTERNATIONAL ADOPTIONS OF CONGOLESE CHILDREN AS PART OF ONGOING REVIEW

WASHINGTON, DC — H.E. François Balumuene, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Ambassador to the United States, announced today that the DRC government has approved an additional 82 international adoptions of Congolese children. Part of an ongoing review of...

02/27/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

FIRST-EVER PRIVATE INVESTMENT CONFERENCE FOR THE GREAT LAKES REGION CONCLUDES AFTER PARTICIPATION FROM DRC PRESIDENT JOSEPH KABILA, UN GENERAL SECRETARY BAN KI-MOON AND AFRICAN LEADERS

Event convened investors from across the globe to highlight investment opportunities in the region KINSHASA – The first-ever Private Sector Investment Conference (PSIC) for the Great Lakes Region concluded today in Kinshasa after participation from President Joseph Kabila, UN General...

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DRC GOVERNMENT APPROVES RELEASE OF 159 CONGOLESE CHILDREN TO ADOPTIVE FAMILIES

WASHINGTON, DC — H.E. François Balumuene, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Ambassador to the United States, issued the following statement today regarding the approval of 159 pending international adoption applications by the DRC government this week. “I am...

02/22/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

DRC GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO SPEECH BY CENI PRESIDENT CORNEILLE NANGAA

KINSHASA—Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Minister of Communication and Media Lambert Mende today released the following statement responding to a speech by Mr. Corneille Nangaa, President of the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI): “The government welcomes the statement by...

02/12/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >

DRC ARMED FORCES AND MONUSCO RESUME COOPERATION TO COMBAT REBELS AND RESTORE PEACE IN EASTERN CONGO

KINSHASA— The Ministry of Defense of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUSCO) last week signed a formal agreement to resume cooperation to combat rebels and restore...

02/06/2016 | FULL ARTICLES, FULL ARTICLES & RELATED NEWS, RECENT NEWS, RECENT NEWS RELEASES, RECENT PRESS RELEASES | Read More >