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U.S. Government Announces Additional $3 million to Combat COVID in DRC

Building a healthy and prosperous Congolese population is a key pillar of the U.S.-DRC Privileged Partnership for Peace and Prosperity.  In support of this objective, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has committed an initial $3 million for CDC’s COVID-19 activities in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to support prevention, preparedness and ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC

Security Alert – U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, DRC (April 24, 2020) Location: Ma Campagne, Ngaliema, Kinshasa, DRC Event: Police Operation in Ma Campagne Neighborhood, Ngaliema, Kinshasa DRC Police (PNC) are conducting an operation on April 24, 2020 in the Ma Campagne neighborhood of Ngaliema in Kinshasa.  This area is located approximately 10km southwest of the U.S. Embassy.  PNC ...
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Health Alert U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Location: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)  Event: Confinement Order for Gombe, Kinshasa The government of Kinshasa will slowly relax the confinement order for the Gombe neighborhood of Kinshasa that was put in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Beginning Wednesday, April 22, businesses in Gombe providing essential goods and services may re-open to allow for people ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: New Departure Options – April 21 from Kinshasa and Lubumbashi, April 24 from Goma NOTE: The next Kinshasa flight is April 21, not April 22 as stated earlier. The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa will regularly update its COVID-19 Information webpage with information about flights departing DRC.  Please check regularly for information and updates:  https://cd.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/ FROM ...
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Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Health Alert: U.S. Embassy Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (April 15, 2020) Location: Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Event: New Departure Options – April 21 from Kinshasa and Lubumbashi, April 17 – 21 from Goma The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa will regularly update its COVID-19 Information webpage with information about flights departing DRC.  Please check regularly for information and updates:  https://cd.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/ FROM ...
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