Money & Power in the Democratic Republic of Congo

September 14, 2017 /
Michael Kavanagh, Stephanie Hanes
Pulitzer Center grantee talk part of multi-day campus visit, which includes working with the Pulitzer Center-William & Mary Sharp Writer-in-Residence Program.
September 5, 2017 /
Michael Kavanagh
Journalist Michael Kavanagh speaks about his investigative journey reporting on President Joseph Kabila as he clings to power, throwing the country into a constitutional crisis.
July 25, 2017 /
Sydney Combs, Dan McCarey
Jason Stearns, director of the Congo Research Group, discusses a comprehensive report that documents the network of business interests of the Congo's President and his extended family.
July 24, 2017 /
Tom Hundley
This week: President Kabila's vast network of family-owned businesses, a comedy group in India fights ISIS with laughter, and Syrian refugees look for a sense of belonging in Germany.
July 20, 2017 / Congo Research Group
Michael Kavanagh, Dan McCarey
For the past 20 months, the Congo Research Group has documented the vast and eclectic business portfolio of Joseph Kabila, the president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and his family.
June 14, 2017 /
Michael Kavanagh, Ty McCormick
Two Pulitzer Center-supported projects nominated and seven grantees shortlisted for 2017 One World Media Awards for international journalism and media coverage of global issues.
December 20, 2016 /
Tom Hundley
This week: the far reaches of President Kabila's Kleptocracy, refugees born without a nation, and the forgotten story of Latin America's Schindler.
December 15, 2016 / Bloomberg News
Michael Kavanagh
President Joseph Kabila and his relatives have built a network of businesses that reaches into every corner of Congo’s economy. Is that why he won’t step down?