Fighting deadly malnutrition in D.R. Congo

January 5, 2011

"Last month I traveled to Kisangani, a mid-sized city that hugs the banks of the famed Congo River, to document Action Against Hunger’s partnership with the Congolese Ministry of Health to combat deadly malnutrition in the three rural health zones around the city...In outpatient centers managed by the Congolese Ministry of Health and integrated into the local health system, nurses trained and equipped by Action Against Hunger are treating and monitoring acutely malnourished children during their weekly visits."