DTJ went to eastern DR Congo in March to film the work of Global Strategies and their prevention of HIV through Heal Africa and to continue rehabilitation and reintegration work with former child soldiers in DTJs program. DTJ also had the privilege of holding preliminary conversations developing a new DTJ initiative called Mobile Cinema in DRC.
FARDC soldiers walk between Ishasha and Rutshuru, North Kivu
Rain storm returning from Ishasha to Rutshuru.
Kiwanja, North Kivu
A mother and her child, Binza, North Kivu
A clinic in Ishasha where women come to receive maternal health care, the only one in the area.
Ushindi, Heal Africa, Goma
Merveille and her little brother, Heal Africa, Goma
Rutshuru, North Kivu
Women in a support group at Heal Africa. Goma, DRC.
Lake Kivu, Goma, North Kivu
To Binza, North Kivu to see a rural health care program run by Global Strategies through Heal Africa that addresses prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV.
A woman recounts her story. Heal Africa, Goma, DRC.
On the road to Rutshuru, North Kivu, DRC.
Photographs taken by Jonathan Olinger and Lindsay Branham