Up on the heights dominating the valley of the Ruzizi river, home to the borders of The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Rwanda and Burundi, men and women are opening up a track using pickaxes and shovels.
In Ituri, the establishment of modern mini oil mills in Mambasa and Komanda has revolutionized the production of palm oil

About Democratic Republic of Congo

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15%

women in parliament

28.1%

unemployment rate

63%

Poverty Rate

87.5%

Literacy rate

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