To the south and east of it is the democratic republic of the congo it is also bounded by gabon to the west, cameroon and the central african republic to the north,. The dr congo population (live) counter shows a continuously updated estimate of the current population of the dr congo delivered by worldometers' rts algorithm, which processes data collected from the united nations population division. The democratic republic of congo's country page provides access to family planning data, key government strategies, plans, and documents, and the latest research.
The members of the security council met on 9 january 2017 to discuss the situation in the democratic republic of the congo and activities of monusco they were briefed by under secretary general lacroix on the political, human rights, security and humanitarian situation in the country. Learn more about the democratic republic of congo economy, including the population of democratic republic of congo, gdp, facts, trade, business, inflation and other data and analysis on its. On 31 august 2018, the security council committee established pursuant to resolution 1533 (2004) concerning the democratic republic of the congo met with the members of the group of experts on the. Monusco took over from an earlier un peacekeeping operation - the united nations organization mission in democratic republic of the congo (monuc) - on 1 july 2010.
August 24th through november 21,2014, an ebola outbreak declared in the democratic republic of the congo (drc) by ministry of health notifying the world health organization of an outbreak in the equateur province. On october 18, representatives of the democratic republic of the congo's presidential majority, political opposition and civil society concluded a national. By january 2018, the democratic republic of the congo (drc) hosted more than 540,000 refugees, and 45 million people were displaced inside the country. However, congo-brazzaville (as it's often called to distinguish it from democratic republic of congo, south of the congo river) also enjoys a pleasantly laid-back capital city in brazzaville, some decent beaches on its atlantic coastline and the warm and welcoming congolese culture.
Latest news and information from the world bank and its development work in congo, democratic republic of access congo, democratic republic of's economy facts, statistics, project information, development research from experts and latest news. 1 travel to the democratic republic of the congo is not currently recommended due to the potential for large scale demonstrations and civil unrest around december 19, the constitutional date of transfer of power. The democratic republic of the congo (drc) embassy has the responsibility to provide consular services to congolese nationals living in the united states and to.
Latest travel advice for democratic republic of the congo including safety and security, entry requirements, travel warnings and health. Democratic republic of the congo: violence in tanganyika and south kivu fuels one of the world's worst displacement crises for children - unicef. The republic of the congo borders angola, the central african republic, cameroon, the democratic republic of the congo and gabon exports in 2016 the republic of the congo exported $493b, making it the 104th largest exporter in the world.
Democratic republic of the congo malaria is the principal cause of morbidity and mortality in the democratic republic of the congo, accounting for more than 40 percent of all outpatient visits and for 19 percent of deaths among children under five years of age. This guide to law online democratic republic of the congo contains a selection of congolese legal, juridical, and governmental sources accessible through the internet. The democratic republic of the congo (drc)—known as zaire until 1997—has suffered two wars since 1996 the first war in 1996 began as a direct result of the 1994 rwandan genocide.
Overview of holidays and many observances in congo democratic republic during the year 2018. Democratic republic of the congo situation in the democratic republic of the congo icc-01/04 investigation situation referred to the icc by the drc government. Summary reconsider your need to travel to the democratic republic of the congo (drc) due to the volatile security and political situation, armed conflict in the east, and the very high level of violent crime. The congo, in west-central africa, is bordered by the republic of congo, the central african republic, the sudan, uganda, rwanda, burundi, tanzania, zambia, angola, and the atlantic ocean it is one-quarter the size of the us the principal rivers are the ubangi and bomu in the north and the congo.