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Reaching out with love after Cyclone Idai

16 September 2019

Miraculously, when the cyclone hit one woman gave birth to a healthy baby boy. She called him Idai, the name given to the cyclone which also means ‘to love’.

School children at a primary school running to an evacuation site

Keeping children safe when a volcano erupts

6 September 2019

Following a devastating volcanic eruption in Goma in 2002, our local disaster experts are helping schools to prepare for future eruptions through evacuation drills.

An Ebola treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

"I will never abandon my mission": Meet an Ebola doctor

30 August 2019

Dr Guy Byavulwa speaks to us about his work in the Democratic Republic of Congo tackling the latest Ebola crisis that has claimed more than 2,000 lives.

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