Unicef issues urgent appeal for funding to support 40,000 children at risk of death in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Kasai region

Hundreds of thousands of children in a province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo face imminent death from hunger, the UN children’s agency, Unicef, warned on Friday.

Without urgent humanitarian assistance, said the agency, child fatalities in the Kasai region – which erupted in violence in August 2016, and has forced 1 million people from their homes – could “skyrocket”.

Continue reading…

Read More Hundreds of thousands of children close to dying of hunger in Congo, UN warns

Facebook Comments