Democratic Republic of Congo: Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) and Reform of the Army

By Amnesty International, , Index number: AFR 62/001/2007

This report identifies human rights concerns arising from a case-study of the Disarmament, Demobilization and Re-integration (DDR) and army reform programme in among others, the Ituri, Katanga and Kivu regions of the DRC. It details Amnesty International's concerns over the human rights implications of a flawed and/or failed DDR and army reform programme, the way the reform is being conducted, the quality of the integrated soldiers and their conduct once deployed.

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