Promote the full and effective realisation of people’s rights in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Congo (the Democratic Republic of the)

  • Objective: To promote the full and effective realisation of people’s rights through empowerment and mechanisms for the prevention, management and sustainable resolution of conflicts in accordance with human rights
  • Expected results:
    • R1: People’s access to information, advice and legal support is strengthened
    • R2: Holistic conflict resolution mechanisms are available and strengthened
    • R3: Collaboration between local conflict resolution and judicial actors is strengthened to better secure rights
    • R4: An advocacy strategy for legal aid, particularly in its holistic aspect, is implemented
  • Provinces of intervention: Kinshasa, Ituri and Central Kongo
  • Partners:
    • Solidarité Féminine pour la Paix et le Développement Intégral (SOFEPADI)
    • Diocesan Commission for Justice and Peace (CDJP)
  • Funding: Belgian development cooperation
  • Duration: 5 years (1 January 2022 > 31 December 2026)