Daily Archives: August 16, 2019

1 Ebola Fatality Confirmed in New Congo Region

Congolese officials have confirmed the death of one of at least two new Ebola patients in South Kivu province. The outbreak in Congo has killed more than 1,800 people but this is the first time in the year-long epidemic

Sudan: While Peace Deal is Signed, Feminists Fight for Representation

In Sudan, women are well-represented in the workforce. They are not lacking in any public spaces. And over the past few months, they have made up half, if not more, of the protest crowds making demands of their new transitional

UNHCR: 360,000 Displaced in Congo’s Ituri Province Struggling to Survive

The U.N. refugee agency warns more than 360,000 people who have fled inter-communal violence in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo's Ituri province over the past two months are living in squalor, struggling to survive. The violence, which erupted...