April 1, 2014 / Untold Stories
Stuart Reid, Kenny Katombe
For decades, the Banyamulenge people of eastern Congo have found themselves foreigners in their own country. In January 2014, they met with Russ Feingold, the U.S. special envoy to the region.
April 1, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Jon Sawyer
Street kids are used to living from lie to lie—often penniless, some are orphans and others shunned as witches. In Kinshasa many seek refuge at ORPER where every child is considered "a jewel."
March 26, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer, Jon Sawyer
At StandProud, a center for youth with physical disabilities, a 15-year old with polio learns to walk. Others play soccer for the first time.
March 17, 2014 / Untold Stories
Stuart Reid
In late January 2014, Feingold led an American delegation across Congo. His goal: to help get the Congolese government to start acting like a state.
March 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Stuart Reid
In eastern Congo, Dr. Denis Mukwege runs a hospital that treats victims of war rape. But medical treatment won't stop sexual violence, he says.
March 12, 2014 / Politico Magazine
Stuart Reid, Kenny Katombe
The unlikely story of how the former Wisconsin senator made peace in Congo.
March 11, 2014
Stuart Reid
For two decades, the eastern Congo has been ravaged by civil war. Can a former U.S. senator help bring peace?
February 13, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer
A program in eastern Congo called PJB or Promote Youth Basketball attracts 600 youth, ages 5 to 25. "You play hard, you work hard," says its founder Dario Merlo. "You also learn to be a 'good guy.'"
February 11, 2014 / Dowser
Kem Knapp Sawyer
"If you want to develop the country protect the women, educate them," says Dr. Jo Lusi, advocate of holistic medicine, orthopedic surgeon and founder of HEAL Africa, Goma's premier teaching hospital.
February 7, 2014 / truthAtlas
Kem Knapp Sawyer
Chiku Lwambo, dancer, director and choreographer, speaks about the power of dance to affect change in Congo. Together with his twin Chito he has formed a revolutionary dance company called Busara.
January 10, 2014 / The American Interest
Jacob Kushner
Why the world’s poorest nation is embracing Chinese investment over Western aid.
December 27, 2013
Meghan Dhaliwal
The Pulitzer Center staff shares favorite images from 2013.
November 13, 2013
Fiona Lloyd-Davies
Can the Women of Congo Dare to Dream of Peace and Justice? Filmmaker Fiona Lloyd-Davies on her film "Seeds of Hope" and the responsibility to protect doctrine.

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