Operations

COUNTRY PROGRAMME THE CONGO


About this Operation

  • Operations ID: 200648

Operation Documents

The Congo is a middle-income country that imports 75 percent of its food needs and has an underdeveloped agriculture sector. Food insecurity affects 14 percent of households; 24 percent of children under 5 years of age are chronically malnourished. Access to health and education services is limited, particularly in rural areas. The country is extremely vulnerable to flooding. 

Countries

Congo, Democratic Republic Of

The Democratic Republic of Congo continues to suffer the consequences of armed conflict, massive population displacement and a persistent economic crisis. After years of weak governance, corruption and loss of state authority, the Government faces huge challenges in alleviating poverty and in preventing and responding to humanitarian emergencies....