Jessica Horn: The women of eastern Congo don’t need pity, but action to change the political and economic power structures that support armed conflict and result in sustained violations of women’s bodies
Colette Braeckman: Despite assurances by President Kabila that peace has been restored throughout the country, the situation in eastern DRC remains highly unstable
Ambiguity surrounding the intentions of the three heads of state in Africa’s Great Lakes region is fuelling political tensions
Hard hit by unemployment, young people from North and South Kivu are opting to leave the city and start a career in agriculture.
Maurice Carney: The global Congo movement is as important as the anti-apartheid movement