Legislators in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have so far taken little interest in online access to information. However, the country''s Constitution (2006) states: All people have a right to the respect of their private life and to the secrecy of their correspondence, telecommunication and all …
Democratic Republic Congo climate guide. Weather averages, seasons, and tips on the best time to visit. Both to the north and the south of the equatorial zone (respectively, zone 1 and 2 on the map), the climate is tropical, since there is a clear dry season.
DR Congo is potentially one of the richest countries on earth, but colonialism, slavery and corruption have turned it into one of the poorest, writes historian Dan Snow.
One of the largest and least developed countries in Africa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) ranked 179th of 189 countries on the 2019 Human Development Index. DRC is now the second largest hunger crisis in the world after Yemen. Hunger and conflict
The humanitarian situation in Congo has severely worsened, with the country facing Africa''s largest displacement crisis in 2017, famine expected to affect 7.7 million Congolese, and a national ...
DRC.direct.news website: Live news from DR Congo. Latest news & videos, daily press review. All Congo DRC newspapers and diaspora blogs online. "We were struck by the fact that my husband left the house in the morning for work and then, we knew that he
Although the Democratic Republic of the Congo has vast natural resources, it is also severely lacking in infrastructure and political stability, and is deeply corrupt.The country has, and has had several names. It is known as Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo, DROC, DRC ...
This page has economic forecasts for Congo including a long-term outlook for the next decades, plus medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions for the next release affecting the Congo economy.
DR Congo''s largest export is raw minerals, with China accepting over 50% of DRC''s exports in 2012. In 2016, DR Congo''s level of human development was ranked 176th out of 187 countries by the Human Development Index.
The Democratic Republic of the Congo was formerly known as (in chronological order) the Congo Free State, Belgian Congo, Congo-Léopoldville, Congo-Kinshasa, and Zaire (Zaïre in French). These former names are sometimes referred to, as unofficial names, with the exception of Mobutu''s discredited Zaire, along with various abbreviations, such as, Congo, Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo and DRC.