Sunday Jul 27
The Jackson Sun
Families urge resumption of adoptions from CongoFamilies urge...
With the president of Congo coming to Washington for a U.S.-Africa summit, hundreds of frustrated American families are hoping he can be persuaded to Families urge resumption of adoptions from Congo With the president of Congo coming to Washington for a U.S.-Africa summit, hundreds of frustrated American families are hoping he can be persuaded to ... (more)
The Washington Post
Families urge resumption of adoptions from Congo
In this June 18, 2014 photo provided by Alana Carroll, Canaan, left, and Neema, two Congolese boys who have been adopted by Justin and Alana Carroll of Jefferson City, Tenn., pose for a photo in Kinshasa, Congo.
Alphamin Receives Strong Support from the Government of the...
Construction of the mine at Mpama North is scheduled to commence in 2016. As announced July 21st, 2014, Alphamin's management team held meetings with the Regional Minister of Mines and the Office of the Prime Minister in Kinshasa, the capital city of DRC.
Boy lost in limbo: Couple pleads with government to help retrieve adopted African child
Down to her last four kilograms of green tomatoes just four days into the Taste of Edmonton festival, chef Danielle Majeau posted a frantic plea on Twitter.
The virus detective who discovered Ebola
Nearly 40 years ago, a young Belgian scientist travelled to a remote part of the Congolese rainforest - his task was to help find out why so many people were dying from an unknown and terrifying disease.
Foreign adoption red tape has Canadian families living in a nightmare
WATCH : Dozens of Canadian families, including several in BC., are angry that Immigration Canada is preventing them from bringing children they've adopted from the Democratic Republic of the Congo to their new home.
Program features Democratic Republic of the Congo representative
Bienvenu Kulungu, who represents the governor of the Bandundu Province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, will discuss international trade, culture, government affairs and related topics at 10 a.m. Thursday in the Sabatini Multicultural Resource Center Lobby at The University of Kansas in Lawrence.
The Times of Israel
NBA legend Mutombo, Israelis team up to help Africa
Africa's Founder & President Sivan Ya'ari and NBA All Star Dikembe Mutombo visit Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital in Kinshasa last year On the basketball court, Dikembe Mutombo was an NBA hero to millions.
The White House
Dr. Jill Biden Arrives in the Democratic Republic of Congo
Dr. Jill Biden has arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo , her second stop on a three-country visit to Africa.