HEAL Africa is based in Goma,the eastern region of DRC, near the border of Rwanda. Our activities focus on the areas of Maniema, North Kivu, and South Kivu.
The Democratic Republic of Congo is the 12th largest country in the world, and the third largest country in Africa. It is approximately two thirds the size of Western Europe, covering, 2,344,858 square km of land in the middle of Africa.
OFFICIAL NAME: Democratic Republic of the Congo
GOVERNMENT TYPE: Republic
POPULATION: 65.75 million
AREA: 905,063 square miles
GDP PER CAPITA: $700
See United Nation's Country Profile of the Congo
Country Profile of the Congo