Dans le cadre des élections présidentielle, législatives nationales et provinciales en République Démocratique du Congo (RDC) de Décembre 2018, le Président de la Commission de l’Union Africaine (UA), S.E.M. Moussa Faki Mahamat, a dépêché une Mission d’Observation Electorale afin de suivre et de procéder à une évaluation objective du processus électoral en RDC.
Democratic Republic of Congo
Addis Abeba, le 17 Décembre 2018– Le Président de la Commission de l’Union Africaine (CUA) S.E.M. Moussa Faki Mahamat a décidé de déployer une Mission d’Observation Electorale (MOEUA) de court terme forte de soixante-dix (70) membres dans le cadre des élections générales du 23 Décembre 2018 en République Démocratique du Congo (RDC).
Kinshasa, DRC 8 October 2018- The Africa CDC has acquired laboratory equipment used in the diagnosis of multi-resistant tuberculosis to strengthen the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases management.
Kinshasa, DRC 25 August 2018- The African Union has begun sending qualified African health workers into the regions of the Democratic Republic of Congo, that are affected by the latest Ebola outbreak to hit the continent.
These are seasoned veterans as some of them were also involved in the 8th epidemic from 2014 to 2016, and the ninth, which occurred earlier this year.
20 health workers left Kinshasa yesterday, and travelled to Beni in North Kivu province in the east of the DRC. A further 15 will follow in the next few days.
Kinshasa, DRC 30 August 2018- The African Union, through the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (AfricaCDC) has conducted a pre deployment orientation and preparation training workshop for health care workers to be deployed to North Kivu and Ituri in the Democratic Republic of Congo, to help international efforts to fight the current outbreak of the Ebola Virus Disease.
2017 has been a particularly eventful year, with the assumption of duty of a new Commission. I have had the privilege of serving with a diverse group of individuals over the past nine months, and the results have been encouraging.
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – 28 September 2017: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission H.E. Moussa Faki Mahamat was in Kinshasa on 28 September 2017, for a working visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
The visit of the Chairperson of the AU Commission was mainly to discuss the political situation in the DRC. In this regard, H.E. Moussa Faki went to listen to the political actors and to explore with them ways and means to accelerate the implementation of the agreement of 31 December 2016.
Meet Dr Alain Mukendi- a young African epidemiologist helping to fight Ebola
“I am proud to serve as an Africa CDC volunteer to help my country in the fight against Ebola”
Dr. Alain Mukendi, a medical epidemiologist, describes his career in volunteering and thanks Africa CDC for responding to the request of the Congolese authorities to support the post-Ebola period.