Welcome to the Democratic Republic of Congo.

DRC-mapThe Democratic Republic of Congo is one of the largest countries in the world: this central African state is roughly the size of Western Europe. This vast, fertile, mineral-rich land has tremendous potential for agricultural and economic growth, but this is dwarfed by many development challenges. Having only recently emerged from a brutal civil war. DRC is one of the poorest country in the world ranking 186th out of 187 countries In the UN human development index. Most people live on one dollar a day.

The Dollar a Day Economy:
In this blog we will present photo galleries on different subjects to show how people live on 1$/day.