Publication of the administrative maps of the Kivus (DRCongo)
In the framework of the HARISSA project, the Institut Géographique du Congo (IGC), in collaboration with the RMCA, has developed a series of thematic projects focused on updating administrative maps at the national, provincial and territorial levels.
2021-05-22 Eruption of the Nyiragongo volcano
A new eruptive activity on Nyiragongo volcano started on May 22 around 18h15 local time (16h15 UTC). While surface eruptive activity ceased few hours after the eruption start, a shallow magmatic dike intrusion propagating underneath the cities of Goma and Gisenyi into Lake Kivu accompanied by intense seismic activity persisted for several days.