Population: 77,433,744 - ranks 19th worldwide
Official Language: French and English
Religion: Freedom of religion
Geography: Area - 2,345,410 sq. km. Contains much of the vast Central African rainforest
2008: Hand of Hope provided a container shipment to aid in relief during the Congo Conflict.
Hand of Hope has served over 400 thousand meals through feeding programs in this country.
Medical and Dental Missions
In partnership with the Nairobi Lighthouse Church, Hand of Hope helped purchase a sonogram machine for a local Congo hospital.
Hand of Hope has partnered with organizations to send aid that included clothing, furniture and much needed supplies to assist people in war-torn areas.
Television and Radio
Joyce’s Enjoying Everyday Life television show is available in French and English throughout much of the country, and radio programs are available in Swahili and French in select areas across the country.