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May 17, 2018

United States Delegation to the Democratic Republic of Congo

For more than a decade, the Democratic Republic of Congo has been host to many challenges. The most reported events in the international community have been […]
April 19, 2018

Women’s History month

Women’s History month and HEAR Congo women making a difference in rural DRC The women who work at HEAR Congo come from backgrounds as diverse as […]
April 19, 2018

Kaleba speaks at the UN 62nd Commission

HEAR Congo’s founder Kaleba Huguette Ngoie delivers a statement at the UN 62nd Commission on the Status of Women at the General Discussion session held on […]
March 18, 2018

DR Cong First Lady, Olive Lembe Kabila

Advocating for women of DR Congo and sharing about Hear Congo and Alfalit literacy project for women in DRC  
March 18, 2018

International Women’s Day in Tenke

This year, the United Nations Women brought together more than 8000 people  and 400 NGOs from around the world to focus on the empowerment of rural women. […]
March 18, 2018

DRC November News Cheat Sheet

In political news, after two years of waiting, the DRC government has cleared the way for 69 children to join their adoptive families abroad. Meanwhile, on […]
March 18, 2018

Hear Congo October 2015 Roundup

From Zimbabwe all the way to Harlem, the DRC has received a lot of attention in the art world this past month. Photographer Richard Mosse currently […]
March 18, 2018

Hear Congo’s September 2015 News Roundup

With the presidential election approaching, political news is, without a doubt, buzzing. At the beginning of the month, current President Joseph Kabila signed legislation to ensure […]
March 18, 2018

Hear Congo’s August 2015 News Roundup

The month of August brought quite a bit of aid to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Last month, we wrote about how the province of […]