Living Conditions of Displaced Persons and Host Communities in Urban Goma, DRC

NRC|Published 15. Oct 2014
Goma has been a central reception point for displaced people over the last twenty years of conflict in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), resulting in dangerous overcrowding.

This study responds to the knowledge gap on living conditions of displaced people, identifies areas of concern for state and humanitarian actors, and proposes avenues for further research.

This report was published by the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), with support from the Joint IDP Profiling Service (JIPS) and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.