News & Noteworthy Archives

N&N - April 24, 2008
African Development Bank Representative, Ginette Nzau-Muteta, Speaks on the Significance of its Pledge to the MDRP
(Eng-PDF 155KB)
(Fr-PDF 158KB)

N&N - April 8, 2008
A Day-long Exchange of Experiences and Lessons Learned Among Implementing Partners in Burundi
(Eng-PDF 159KB)
(Fr-PDF 164KB)

Press Release - Republic of Congo, Brazzaville - March 22, 2008
Delegates from around the Republic of Congo to discuss conflict prevention and resolution issue
(Eng-PDF 275KB)
(Fr-PDF 289KB)

N&N - March 7, 2008
The Angolan Reintegration Strategy: an interview with General Antonio Francisco de Andrade, Director General, IRSEM, Angola
(Eng-PDF 275KB)
(Fr-PDF 289KB)(Pt-PDF 275KB)

N&N - January 28, 2008
Association of Demobilized Women Ex-combatants Improves Community Reintegration
(Eng-PDF 145KB)
(Fr-PDF 146KB)

N&N - January 10, 2008
Rwandan Ex-combatants Succeed in Bakery Project
(Eng-PDF 175KB)
(Fr-PDF 175KB)

N&N - December 18, 2007
MDRP Partners and Stakeholders discuss the future of DDR in Central Africa
(Eng-PDF 299KB)
(Fr-PDF 270KB)

N&N - December 4, 2007
MDRP launches Learning for Equality, Access and Peace Program
(Eng-PDF 95KB)
(Fr-PDF 90KB)

N&N - November 8, 2007
World Bank and the Wilson Center Events Feature MDRP-Commissioned Report on Combatants on Foreign Soil
(Eng-PDF 80KB)
(Fr-PDF 74KB)

N&N - October 14, 2007
MDRP publishes Working Paper on youth and DDR in Burundi
(Eng-PDF 98KB)
(Fr-PDF 90KB)

N&N - October 4, 2007
World Bank Vice-President for Africa, Obiageli Ezekwesili Visits the Angolan Demobilization and Reintegration Program
(Eng-PDF 132KB)
(Fr-PDF 123KB)(Pt-PDF 113KB)

N&N - September 13, 2007
Elisabeth Schauer, Director of Vivo, Speaks About Psycho-Social Support for Ex-Combatants
(Eng-PDF 88KB)
(Fr-PDF 81KB)

N&N - August 20, 2007
Pool Department Seat of Kinkala to Host a Seminar on the Culture of Peace
(Eng-PDF 53KB)
(Fr-PDF 80KB)

N&N - July 2007
Status of the MDRP in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
(Eng-PDF 111KB)
(Fr-PDF 95KB)

N&N - July 17, 2007
Interview with John Zigira: Commissioner of the Rwandan Demobilization and Reintegration Commission
(Eng-PDF 97KB)
(Fr-PDF 97KB)

N&N - June 8, 2007
Diverse Panel at the USIP Reflects on Children Associated with Armed Forces
(Eng-PDF 153KB)
(Fr-PDF 144KB)

N&N - May 26, 2007
I chose a profession!
(Eng-PDF 328KB)
(Fr-PDF 329KB)

May 22, 2007
Staff Film Series Focuses on Peace Building
(Eng-PDF 33KB)

May, 2007
Status of the MDRP in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
(Eng-PDF 49KB)
(Fr-PDF 91KB)

N&N - April 28, 2007
Finland Joins the Multi-Country Demobilization and Reintegration Program
(Eng-PDF 95KB)
(Fr-PDF 87KB)

N&N - March 12, 2007
President Wolfowitz meets with Ex-combatants in Burundi and DRC
(Eng-PDF 276KB)
(Fr-PDF 227KB)

March, 2007
Status of the MDRP in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
(Eng-PDF 111KB)
(Fr-PDF 109KB)

N&N - February 19, 2007
Successes and Lessons Learned: The Ex-Combatant Reintegration and Community Support Project in the Central African Republic Draws to a Close
(Eng-PDF 276KB)
(Fr-PDF 227KB)

N&N - February 2, 2007
A Rwandan Woman Ex-Combatant Succeeds in Her Business
(Eng-PDF 78KB)
(Fr-PDF 67KB)

N&N - January 21, 2007
MDRP hosts event about youth and DDR in Burundi
(Eng-PDF 119KB)
(Fr-PDF 126KB)

N&N - January 3, 2007
Making a New Civilian Life: Interview with a Demobilized Combatant in the Central African Republic
(Eng-PDF 161KB)
(Fr-PDF 148KB)

N&N - December 15, 2006
MDRP launches its film Buying time for Peace
(Eng-PDF 171KB)
(Fr-PDF 161KB)

N&N - December 5, 2006
Disabled Ex-Combatants in Angola receive Specialized Assistance
(Eng-PDF 114KB)
(Fr-PDF 106KB)

N&N - November 26, 2006
MDRP and Stakeholders Discuss Status and Future of DDR in Central Africa
(Eng-PDF 142KB)
(Fr-PDF 143KB)

N&N - November 13, 2006
CAR: MDRP Launches Regional Study on SSR-DDR Links
(Eng-PDF 142KB)
(Fr-PDF 143KB)

N&N - October 29, 2006
Child soldiers in the DRC: an interview with Sarah Michael, MDRP Social Development Specialist
(Eng-PDF 164KB)
(Fr-PDF 151KB)

N&N - October 18, 2006
MDRP Open Letter to Amnesty International
(Eng-PDF 85KB)
(Fr-PDF 72KB)

N&N - September 12, 2006
Interview with Rory Keane, European Commission MDRP Focal Point
(Eng-PDF 85KB)
(Fr-PDF 72KB)

N&N - August 30, 2006
MDRP and the United Nations OSAA organize a videoconference to discuss the upcoming UN Conference on DDR and Stability in Africa
(Eng-PDF 146KB)
(Fr-PDF 141KB)

N&N - August 22, 2006
Congo-Brazzaville : A Sensitization Campaign Brings Together Parliamentarians and Local Communities
(Eng-PDF 413KB)
(Fr-PDF 376KB)

N&N - August 10, 2006
Interview with Dingamadji Madjior Solness: MDRP Senior DDR Specialist in Burundi
(Eng-PDF 207KB)
(Fr-PDF 242KB)

N&N - July 20, 2006
MDRP Countries Visit Angola to Learn about Reintegration Support and Exchange National Experiences
(Eng-PDF 207KB)
(Fr-PDF 242KB) (Pt-PDF 225KB)

N&N - June 29, 2006
Rwandan Milk Association: Ex-combatants, Civilians Working Together for Success
(Eng-PDF 221KB)
(Fr-PDF 221KB)

N&N - June 12, 2006
MDRP engages in outreach in Uganda, the UK, France and Belgium
(Eng-PDF 122KB)
(Fr-PDF 146 KB)

N&N - May 18, 2006
Uganda’s Amnesty Commission in Final Phase of Issuing Resettlement Packages to Ex-Combatants
(Eng-PDF 165KB)
(Fr-PDF 155 KB)

May 17, 2006
Bank Is Partner in Plan to Resettle Africa Great Lakes Soldiers
(Eng-PDF 47KB)
(Fr-PDF 53 KB)

May 17, 2006
Saving the Smallest Soldiers
(Eng-PDF 59KB)
(Fr-PDF 64 KB)

N&N - May 8, 2006
MDRP and Interaction’s DRC Working Group Meet, Discuss Operational Experiences and Challenges in the DRC
(Eng-PDF 165KB)
(Fr-PDF 155 KB)

N&N - April 20, 2006
Angola Signs Accord to Assist Disabled Ex-Combatants
(Eng-PDF 165KB)
(Fr-PDF 155 KB) (Port-PDF 144 KB)

N&N - April 4, 2006
Republic of Congo Workshop Brings Partners of Future National D&R; Program Together for the First Time
(Eng-PDF 330KB)
(Fr-PDF 286 KB)

N&N - March 20, 2006
Spotlight on Gromo Alex, MDRP Senior Demobilization and Reintegration Specialist
(Eng-PDF 294KB)
(Fr-PDF 286 KB)

N&N - March 3, 2006
DRC’s CONADER: Progress and Constraints in Demobilization and Reintegration
(Eng-PDF 328 KB)
(Fr-PDF 318 KB)

N&N - February 24, 2006
Q&A with Demba Kissima Tandia
(Eng-PDF 130 KB)
(Fr-PDF 110 KB)

N&N - February 14, 2006
Parliamentarians from Five Continents Visit Muhazi Child Ex-Combatant Rehabilitation Center
(Eng-PDF 201 KB)
(Fr-PDF 201 KB)

N&N - February 7, 2006
A New Beginning for Burundi’s Emergency Demobilization, Reinsertion and Reintegration Project in 2006
(Eng-PDF 201 KB)
(Fr-PDF 154 KB)
N&N - January 31, 2006
MDRP Meets With Partner UN Agencies and Colleague NGOs in New York City
(Eng-PDF 185 KB)
(Fr-PDF 109 KB)
N&N - January 24, 2006
13.1 Million Euro Grant to Support Angola Demobilization and Reintegration Project
(Eng-PDF 156 KB)
(Fr-PDF 68 KB)
(Pt-PDF 109 KB)
N&N - January 17, 2006
MDRP Welcomes Announcement of New UN Peacebuilding Commission
(Eng-PDF 138 KB)
(Fr-PDF 92 KB)
N&N - January 14, 2006
MDRP Advisory and Trust Fund Committee meetings in London
(Eng-PDF 137 KB)

January 10, 2006
EU & World Bank € 13.1 million support (in Portuguese)
January 3, 2006
MDRP in DRC's World Bank Magazine (in French)
December, 2005
From Combatant to Civilian
November, 2005
MDRP in Rwanda's New Times: "WB, UNIFEM target female ex-soldiers"