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  • Angola: UNHCR airlifts aid to newly-arrived refugees from the DRC

    news UNHCR, 30 Apr 2017 (3 years ago )
    A plane carrying UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, core relief items arrived in Luanda, Angola, to assist over 11,000 people who fled a recent surge of violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The aircraft, supported by UPS, landed Sunday morning from Dubai, carrying 3,500 plastic sheets as ...
  • Biometric registration kicks off

    news UNHCR, 02 Jun 2017 (3 years ago )
    MINARS, SME and UNHCR started on June 1, 2017 biometric registration of the Congolese refugees recently arrived in Lunda Norte province. So far, 1,200 refugees have been biometrically enrolled and individually registered. MINARS, UNHCR and WFP have pre-registered almost 23,000 refugees up to date. B...
  • Centres de Baccalauréat proches des camps de réfugiés (VOA Afrique)

    news VOA Afrique, 18 Jul 2018 (1 year ago )
    79.600 candidats prennent part aux épreuves du baccalauréat de l’enseignement du second degré, session de juillet 2018, dans 94 centres, malgré la grève lancée depuis le 28 mai par la plateforme syndicale qui paralyse le secteur éducatif.
  • Congolese statistics

    news UNHCR Zambia, 31 Mar 2019 (1 year ago )
    Statistics of active Congolese as of 31 March 2019.
  • DR Congo children find refuge in Zambia

    news Al Jazeera, 08 Oct 2017 (2 years ago )
    Children in the Democratic Republic of Congo are bearing the brunt of escalating violence between Congolese security forces and armed groups in the country.
  • DRC Congo violence sees surge in refugees fleeing eastwards

    news UNHCR, 30 Jan 2018 (2 years ago )
    UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is alarmed by a recent surge in violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which is driving large numbers of Congolese to flee eastwards to neighbouring Burundi, Tanzania and Uganda.
  • Empowering vulnerable Congolese refugees in Uganda through cash.

    news Danish Refugee Council, 09 Jul 2018 (2 years ago )
    Empowering vulnerable Congolese refugees in Uganda through cash. The money is from a six-months unconditional cash transfer project now in its fourth month of implementation by the Danish Refugee Council. The project is funded by the European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid (ECHO) and th...
  • Fleeing DRC to Uganda: Africa's other refugee crisis

    news Al Jazeera / by Ingebjorg Karstad, 01 Mar 2018 (2 years ago )
    Lake Albert has become ground zero for thousands of Congolese families escaping fierce fighting into Uganda.
  • Former teacher’s passion revived through teaching refugees in Angola

    news UNHCR, 20 Aug 2018 (1 year ago )
    After being displaced by conflict in the DRC, Congolese refugee resumes his calling as a teacher, imparting knowledge to refugee students
  • Modern technology helping refugees in Angola get aid fast

    news UNHCR, 01 Aug 2017 (2 years ago )
    A long queue snakes its way through Cacanda reception centre as people wait patiently to receive their monthly food rations of maize meal, cooking oil and beans. An average of 4,500 people queue daily to receive food and other items like blankets, mosquito nets, buckets and solar lamps. The distr...