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Photo of the Week
18 March 2019

Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2018: “My favourite toy is my teddy bear, I like to walk around with him and give him hugs," says Ngalula Tshufuila Marie, 13, who is receiving psychosocial services at a Transition and Orientation Centre in Kananga, Kasaï region, after being kidnapped in Kinshasa. She was held captive for six months. In 2019, UNICEF continues to provide psychosocial support as part of integrated services for vulnerable children in the country.

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