In DR Congo, UN official pledges support to help displaced people return home

Published on 22 July 2010

The United Nations refugee chief is visiting the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), where he has pledged assistance and support for civilians uprooted by fighting to return to their homes and rebuild their lives. (..) Mr. Guterres will travel to North Kivu province in the country’s east tomorrow accompanied by Josette Sheeran, Executive Director of the UN World Food Programme (WFP), who is currently on a fact-finding visit to Niger, DRC, Uganda and Rwanda.

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