Congo: ‘The world forgets we are survivors’ – Congo Elections – Al Jazeera English

Posted: November 28, 2011 in Peace/Conflict in the news
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Media and Communications in peacebuilding

Images of conflict and violence dominate media coverage of the DRC, creating vicious cycle that perpetuates problems. Conventional media is mostly “conflict media” “peacemedia” is telling the full spectrum of what it means to be Congolese today. Media covering Congo- local and International media needs to change tactics.  This article is a rallying call for peacebuilders working in media… where are the peace journalism and media interventions in Congo???


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