A hope for peace in Congo Print

Museke Foundation supports the project "Maison de paix" (House of peace) implemented ​​by S.F.E.R.A. association.

The project aims at the construction of a multipurpose training and human development centre in the Diocese of Kikwit , located 500 km from Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The big centre provides the following facilities: classrooms, laboratories and warehouses for vocational training in the agricultural and food sector, a workshop and a carpentry, a training school of sewing, hygiene and home economics , computer science; a home for the local nuns and a meeting room; a first shelter for women and children with an emergency room, a vegetable garden and some land for future agricultural school.

S.F.E.R.A. association can count on the solid support on site of the Franciscan Sisters Angeline , to which the project  supervision was entrusted. Focus of the project is the education and training component, with which it aims to restore hope to a population devastated by war, poverty and disease.

The contribution provided by Museke is intended in particular to the implementation of the shelter for women and children and the emergency room.