Archive - Nov 28, 2008

CHICAGO/TORONTO: Christian Peacemaker Teams begins three-month project in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo

Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT) is beginning a three-month project based in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) city of Goma.  A team of four CPTers will arrive there in early December 2008. Groupe Martin Luther King, a Goma human rights organization, has invited CPT to join them in their work of promoting nonviolence and conflict resolution, monitoring human rights, and providing a peaceful presence in the conflict zone and the camps for internally displaced persons.