• Congo and Africa's World War: Crash Course World History 221

    In which John Green teaches you about the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which used to be Zaire, which used to be The Belgian Congo, which used to be the Congo Free State, which used to be the region surrounding the Congo River Basin in central Africa. So the history of this place is a little convoluted. The history of Congo is central to the history of central Africa, and the Congo Wars embroiled neighboring countries like Uganda and Rwanda. John will talk you through the history of Congo and the region. You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Free is nice, but if you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue producing this content. Citation 1: David...

    published: 16 Jan 2015
  • The Advance: Global Health in Democratic Republic of Congo

    http://UMCGiving.org/Advance/ - The Advance is an accountable, designated giving arm of The United Methodist Church that ensures 100% of each gift reaches its intended mission or ministry. You decide which program or ministry to support through The Advance. The Advance is part of the General Board of Global Ministries, The United Methodist Church.

    published: 03 Feb 2015
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo - Louise

    Louis shares the dramatic her story of how God has touched her life. For more information about Iris Global visit us on the web at http://www.irisglobal.org

    published: 25 Nov 2015
  • The Global African - Democratic Republic of Congo

    Each week on “The Global African” host Bill Fletcher, Jr. addresses issues facing Africa and the African Diasporas. Today's program focuses on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, from its history as a Belgian colony to independence to the neo-colonial kleptocracy of dictator Joseph-Desiré Mobutu to decades of war, conflict, and suffering to today's panorama, featuring an interview with Kambale Musavuli, the spokesperson for The Friends of the Congo, an international organization with representatives in more than sixty countries. teleSUR http://multimedia.telesurtv.net/web/telesur/#!en/video/the-global-african-283270

    published: 11 Sep 2014
  • Congo: Combating Illegal Coltan Mining | Global 3000

    The Democratic Republic of Congo has rich deposits of gold, diamonds, copper and other minerals that unscrupulous business people have been eager to exploit. Rebel groups have used the sale of raw materials to fund civil war, and Rwandan militias in eastern Congo are capitalizing on the sale of coltan, a crucial raw material in the manufacture of electronic devices.Now, developed countries are stepping up pressure on industry to buy exclusively clean, or conflict-free, raw materials. The United Nations has suggested developing a certification scheme to stamp out the trade of dirty or illegally mined materials.

    published: 08 Jun 2010
  • Breaking The Silence: Congo Week, Join The Global Movement!

    Sign up at http://www.congoweek.org Friends of the Congo in association with a myriad of student and grassroots supporters and a wide range of partners around the world will host a weeklong event entitled "Congo Week: Breaking the Silence" from October 17 - 23, 2010. Since 2008, Congo Week has galvanized the participation of students and grassroots activists in over 50 countries and 200 university campuses and communities. The overarching goal for 2010 is to expand upon the previous success by broadening our participation of global leaders, environmental organizations, human rights institutions, the electronics industry, responsible corporate actors, artists, students and grassroots participation in our quest to establish a global support network for the people of Congo. Ten key ci...

    published: 22 Jul 2010
  • Iris Video Newsletter 17 Rolland on Congo

    For more information or to make a donation, visit us at:www.IrisGlobal.org Join Rolland Baker as he talks about IRIS in Congo and shows us unique footage of the move of God happening there. We hope you will be inspired and challenged, as we are, at the response of these amazing Congolese believers. It is incredible to see their sincere love and worship of King Jesus as they endure the tragedy of war and some of the greatest suffering in the earth today.

    published: 06 Mar 2015
  • Uganda calls for Global intervention in Congo

    http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/ The Ugandan Government is calling upon the international community to urgently step in to help contain the rapidly deteriorating security situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In particular, the Ugandan government has expressed concern that its capacity to host the thousands of refugees fleeing DRC is being stretched. This emerged even as the rebels continued with their advances with fears that they could attack the key City of Goma tomorrow.

    published: 10 Jul 2012
  • United Methodist Missionaries working in global health in Democratic Republic of Congo

    Second of a five part series focusing on UM Missionaries in different parts of the world and how they are working in the Four Areas of Focus.

    published: 11 Jun 2010
  • Women Witness Congo - English - World Pulse

    Women Witness Congo is dedicated to connecting the global community with the women of Congo, their rising leadership and their compelling visions for change. Produced by Alliance for the Earth in partnership with World Pulse, Women Witness Congo is giving voice to the global campaign to end violence against women and supporting a women's movement for peace led by Neema Namadamu and the Maman Shujaa (Hero Women) as they bring forth a New Congo. For more information and to get involved in this extraordinary movement, please visit: World Pulse at http://worldpulse.com/campaigns/evaw-congo Women Witness Congo at http://earthtreasurevase.org/women-witness-congo/ Neema Namadamu at http://namadamu.com/

    published: 24 Jan 2013
Congo and Africa's World War: Crash Course World History 221

Congo and Africa's World War: Crash Course World History 221

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  • Duration: 12:58
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2015
  • views: 1040299
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In which John Green teaches you about the Democratic Republic of the Congo, which used to be Zaire, which used to be The Belgian Congo, which used to be the Congo Free State, which used to be the region surrounding the Congo River Basin in central Africa. So the history of this place is a little convoluted. The history of Congo is central to the history of central Africa, and the Congo Wars embroiled neighboring countries like Uganda and Rwanda. John will talk you through the history of Congo and the region. You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Free is nice, but if you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue producing this content. Citation 1: David van Reybrouck, Congo: The Epic History of a People. Trans. Sam Garrett. Harper Collins. 2014. Citation 2: van Reybrouck. p 468
https://wn.com/Congo_And_Africa's_World_War_Crash_Course_World_History_221
The Advance: Global Health in Democratic Republic of Congo

The Advance: Global Health in Democratic Republic of Congo

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  • Duration: 3:30
  • Updated: 03 Feb 2015
  • views: 74
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http://UMCGiving.org/Advance/ - The Advance is an accountable, designated giving arm of The United Methodist Church that ensures 100% of each gift reaches its intended mission or ministry. You decide which program or ministry to support through The Advance. The Advance is part of the General Board of Global Ministries, The United Methodist Church.
https://wn.com/The_Advance_Global_Health_In_Democratic_Republic_Of_Congo
Democratic Republic of the Congo - Louise

Democratic Republic of the Congo - Louise

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  • Duration: 3:50
  • Updated: 25 Nov 2015
  • views: 2806
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Louis shares the dramatic her story of how God has touched her life. For more information about Iris Global visit us on the web at http://www.irisglobal.org
https://wn.com/Democratic_Republic_Of_The_Congo_Louise
The Global African - Democratic Republic of Congo

The Global African - Democratic Republic of Congo

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  • Duration: 24:50
  • Updated: 11 Sep 2014
  • views: 253
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Each week on “The Global African” host Bill Fletcher, Jr. addresses issues facing Africa and the African Diasporas. Today's program focuses on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, from its history as a Belgian colony to independence to the neo-colonial kleptocracy of dictator Joseph-Desiré Mobutu to decades of war, conflict, and suffering to today's panorama, featuring an interview with Kambale Musavuli, the spokesperson for The Friends of the Congo, an international organization with representatives in more than sixty countries. teleSUR http://multimedia.telesurtv.net/web/telesur/#!en/video/the-global-african-283270
https://wn.com/The_Global_African_Democratic_Republic_Of_Congo
Congo: Combating Illegal Coltan Mining | Global 3000

Congo: Combating Illegal Coltan Mining | Global 3000

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  • Duration: 5:48
  • Updated: 08 Jun 2010
  • views: 7571
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The Democratic Republic of Congo has rich deposits of gold, diamonds, copper and other minerals that unscrupulous business people have been eager to exploit. Rebel groups have used the sale of raw materials to fund civil war, and Rwandan militias in eastern Congo are capitalizing on the sale of coltan, a crucial raw material in the manufacture of electronic devices.Now, developed countries are stepping up pressure on industry to buy exclusively clean, or conflict-free, raw materials. The United Nations has suggested developing a certification scheme to stamp out the trade of dirty or illegally mined materials.
https://wn.com/Congo_Combating_Illegal_Coltan_Mining_|_Global_3000
Breaking The Silence: Congo Week, Join The Global Movement!

Breaking The Silence: Congo Week, Join The Global Movement!

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  • Duration: 3:19
  • Updated: 22 Jul 2010
  • views: 9068
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Sign up at http://www.congoweek.org Friends of the Congo in association with a myriad of student and grassroots supporters and a wide range of partners around the world will host a weeklong event entitled "Congo Week: Breaking the Silence" from October 17 - 23, 2010. Since 2008, Congo Week has galvanized the participation of students and grassroots activists in over 50 countries and 200 university campuses and communities. The overarching goal for 2010 is to expand upon the previous success by broadening our participation of global leaders, environmental organizations, human rights institutions, the electronics industry, responsible corporate actors, artists, students and grassroots participation in our quest to establish a global support network for the people of Congo. Ten key cities throughout the globe will accentuate Congo Week and serve as anchors for Congo Week activities worldwide. The cities are London, Paris, Washington, New York, Toronto, Johannesburg, Osaka, Nairobi, Kinshasa and Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
https://wn.com/Breaking_The_Silence_Congo_Week,_Join_The_Global_Movement
Iris Video Newsletter 17 Rolland on Congo

Iris Video Newsletter 17 Rolland on Congo

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  • Duration: 5:49
  • Updated: 06 Mar 2015
  • views: 512
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For more information or to make a donation, visit us at:www.IrisGlobal.org Join Rolland Baker as he talks about IRIS in Congo and shows us unique footage of the move of God happening there. We hope you will be inspired and challenged, as we are, at the response of these amazing Congolese believers. It is incredible to see their sincere love and worship of King Jesus as they endure the tragedy of war and some of the greatest suffering in the earth today.
https://wn.com/Iris_Video_Newsletter_17_Rolland_On_Congo
Uganda calls for Global intervention in Congo

Uganda calls for Global intervention in Congo

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  • Duration: 2:24
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2012
  • views: 1317
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http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug/ The Ugandan Government is calling upon the international community to urgently step in to help contain the rapidly deteriorating security situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo. In particular, the Ugandan government has expressed concern that its capacity to host the thousands of refugees fleeing DRC is being stretched. This emerged even as the rebels continued with their advances with fears that they could attack the key City of Goma tomorrow.
https://wn.com/Uganda_Calls_For_Global_Intervention_In_Congo
United Methodist Missionaries working in global health in Democratic Republic of Congo

United Methodist Missionaries working in global health in Democratic Republic of Congo

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  • Duration: 3:28
  • Updated: 11 Jun 2010
  • views: 470
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Second of a five part series focusing on UM Missionaries in different parts of the world and how they are working in the Four Areas of Focus.
https://wn.com/United_Methodist_Missionaries_Working_In_Global_Health_In_Democratic_Republic_Of_Congo
Women Witness Congo - English - World Pulse

Women Witness Congo - English - World Pulse

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  • Duration: 5:44
  • Updated: 24 Jan 2013
  • views: 1400
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Women Witness Congo is dedicated to connecting the global community with the women of Congo, their rising leadership and their compelling visions for change. Produced by Alliance for the Earth in partnership with World Pulse, Women Witness Congo is giving voice to the global campaign to end violence against women and supporting a women's movement for peace led by Neema Namadamu and the Maman Shujaa (Hero Women) as they bring forth a New Congo. For more information and to get involved in this extraordinary movement, please visit: World Pulse at http://worldpulse.com/campaigns/evaw-congo Women Witness Congo at http://earthtreasurevase.org/women-witness-congo/ Neema Namadamu at http://namadamu.com/
https://wn.com/Women_Witness_Congo_English_World_Pulse
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