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July 31, 2020

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July 24, 2020

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July 15, 2020

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July 8, 2020

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Many child births in the DRC (Democratic Republic of the Congo) are not safe, especially in Uvira where a majority of Ibutwa recipients live. Considering the disadvantages that many women face in the DRC, having enough money to deliver a child in a safe environment is rare. Ibutwa has been aware of this issue and partnered with a maternity center called Mere-Enfant (Mother-Child Health Center). Ibutwa paid $500 American dollars to the center which guarantees that maternal care will be free for the women we refer over a four month period, including c...

June 24, 2020

At Ibutwa, we believe that an important step toward meaningful global change is self-education. What better time than the age of "social distancing" to put work in to learn about the crisis in the DRC?

That's why Cleophace Mukeba, founder of Ibutwa, compiled this guide to informative materials about DR Congo.