A visit to the oil villages in Republic of Congo

Group of students of the UPA July 2019 Session.

I participated in a course organized by the University of Peace in Africa (UPA) in Liambou (Pointe-Noire) July 7-27, 2019. This was the 14th training session for peacebuilders wishing to acquire more tools and experience in their daily work. During this training time, two days of immersion were organized. The first day, we visited two sites affected by the exploitation of oil: Tchicanou and Djeno. The second day we visited the King of Loango. Read more.

« We cannot remain silent » says the Pope to Davos Economic Forum

The Vatican has sent a speech at the Davos World Economic Forum 2018.
“We cannot remain silent in the face of the suffering of millions of people whose dignity is wounded, nor can we continue to move forward as if the spread of poverty and injustice has no cause.” Pope Francis

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