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17 Oct 2017 description
report European Union

On Monday 16 October 2017 the Council adopted the EU Annual Report on Human Rights And Democracy in the World in 2016.

2016 was a challenging year for human rights and democracy, with a shrinking space for civil society and complex humanitarian and political crises emerging. In this context, the European Union showed leadership and remained strongly committed to promote and protect human rights and democracy across the world.

12 Dec 2012 description
  1. The government of the Republic of Korea has decided to provide refugees of the Democratic Republic of the Congo with humanitarian assistance worth 200,000 US dollars through UNICEF. Congolese refugees have suffered from the recent armed clashes in the eastern part of the country.

°In October, the ROK government provided emergency relief food worth 500,000 US dollars to Congolese refugees through the UN World Food Programme.

08 Jul 2011 description
report JoongAng Daily

KINSHASA, Congo - Leaders of Korea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo agreed Thursday to work together to rebuild the war-torn African nation through a combination of Korea’s technology and Congo’s rich national resources, officials said.

President Lee Myung-bak reached the agreement with Congolese President Joseph Kabila during summit talks held upon his arrival in Kinshasa for a two-day visit. Lee is the first Korean president to visit Congo since the two countries established diplomatic relations in 1963.