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HOMO,HOMINEM LUPUS: l'homme est un loup pour l'homme

La situation des enfants ORPHELINS DE GUERRE devait nous préoccuper au même titre que celle des femmes Africaines qui sont victimes des graves violations de leurs droits.
Les multiples guerres que notre pays la R .D. Congo a connue a fait des milliers de veuves et orphelins victimes innocents de la méchanceté humaine.
En regardant extérieurement un homme ou bien une femme on constate une beauté et même une bonté angélique.Par ailleurs ,cette créature splendide,cache une méchanceté supérieure à celle d'un lion.C'est pourquoi THOMAS HOBBS disait que l'homme est un loup pour l'homme."Homo,hominem lupus"
J'ai vécu cette réalité en période post conflits dans les communautés des moyens et hauts plateaux de Fzi-Itombwe Est de la R D Congo.
Nous n'avons pas exhumé les corps humains dans les fausses communes,ni compté le nombre des personnes qui sont tombées pendants les multiples guerres passées.Seul le nombre des veuves et orphelins de guerre que nous avons enregistré pendant nos missions d'évaluation,nous donne une idée claire sur ce que devait être les résultats des ces multiples guerres.Ceci est un signe de la méchanceté humaine qui devait être punie.
Mais à notre grande surprise ,nous n'avons pas encore eu de tribunal de guerre pour essayer de punir les auteurs de ces crimes.Nous avons connu seulement des tables de négociation et de revendication des postes et des grades militaires.
Il n'y a pas suffisamment d'acteurs humanitaires qui s'engagent à soulager la misère des ces victimes.
Notre organisation plaide en faveur des multiples veuves et orphelins de guerre qui ont besoin de l'attention du monde entier.
Nous hébergions 26 enfants orphelins très vulnérables dans un orphelinat situé à Minembwe centre en territoire de Fizi Est de la R .D. Congo.
Celle ci est l'une de nos stratégies de recherche de solution aux problèmes des multiples victimes des guerres que nous avons connues chez nous.Notre organisation n'a pas d'appui financier extérieur,néanmoins, ces enfants vivent grâce aux multiples contributions de la population de Minembwe et des environs qui ont compris la nécessité de venir en aide aux victimes de guerre.Nous attendons que les autres qui nous lisent deviennent des contribuables dans ce programme.

English translation by community member Pyrias

The situation of war orphaned children should concern us just as much as the situation of African women and the serious violations of their rights.
The multiple wars in our country, the D.R. Congo, have created thousands of widows and orphans, innocent victims of human cruelty.
Looking at the outside of a man or woman, you can see beauty. Maybe even a sort of angelic goodness. However, this splendid creature hides a cruelty greater than a lion’s. This is why Thomas Hobbes said that man is a wolf to man; “Homo homoni lupus.”
I have lived this reality in post-war periods in the high and low plateaus of Fizi-Itombwe, in the East D. R. Congo.
We did not dig up the corpses in the war-torn communes that we went to, nor did we try to count the numbers of those fallen during the many wars that had come there. Our only clear ideas about what had resulted from these wars came from the numbers of widows and orphans that we recorded during our evaluation missions. This were all signs of human cruelty that must be punished.
But to our surprise, there had not been any war trials yet to punish the perpetrators of these crimes. We only found negotiation tables and military claims.
There are not enough humanitarians who are involved in easing the suffering of these victims.
Our organization pleads on behalf of so many widows and orphans who need the attention of the entire world.
We house 26 vulnerable orphan children in an orphanage in central Minembwe, in the Fizi territory in East D. R. Congo.
This orphanage is one of our strategies for solving the many war victims’ problems that we’ve met in our organization. We do not have any outside financial support, but nevertheless, these children are alive thanks to many contributions from the population of Minembwe and the surrounding areas. These areas understand the need to help victims of war. We hope that others who read about us can become supporters of our program.

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The situation of war orphaned children should concern us just as much as the situation of African women and the serious violations of their rights.
The multiple wars in our country, the D.R. Congo, have created thousands of widows and orphans, innocent victims of human cruelty.
Looking at the outside of a man or woman, you can see beauty. Maybe even a sort of angelic goodness. However, this splendid creature hides a cruelty greater than a lion’s. This is why Thomas Hobbes said that man is a wolf to man; “Homo homoni lupus.”
I have lived this reality in post-war periods in the high and low plateaus of Fizi-Itombwe, in the East D. R. Congo.
We did not dig up the corpses in the war-torn communes that we went to, nor did we try to count the numbers of those fallen during the many wars that had come there. Our only clear ideas about what had resulted from these wars came from the numbers of widows and orphans that we recorded during our evaluation missions. This were all signs of human cruelty that must be punished.
But to our surprise, there had not been any war trials yet to punish the perpetrators of these crimes. We only found negotiation tables and military claims.
There are not enough humanitarians who are involved in easing the suffering of these victims.
Our organization pleads on behalf of so many widows and orphans who need the attention of the entire world.
We house 26 vulnerable orphan children in an orphanage in central Minembwe, in the Fizi territory in East D. R. Congo.
This orphanage is one of our strategies for solving the many war victims’ problems that we’ve met in our organization. We do not have any outside financial support, but nevertheless, these children are alive thanks to many contributions from the population of Minembwe and the surrounding areas. These areas understand the need to help victims of war. We hope that others who read about us can become supporters of our program.

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Merci

Merci pour tout votre travail, et aussi pour montrer au monde l'importance de ce que vous faites. Les guerres ne font que détruire, mais c'est grâce aux femmes comme vous que nous pouvons toujours reconstruire après. Nous vous souhaitons bonne chance et bon courage.

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