INTRODUCTION
Peace opens the way to recovery
“The DRC could be one of the richest countries in Africa”
Momentous times of peace and open elections
FACTS & FIGURES
INTERVIEWS

ECONOMY
A clear break from the past
International community backs road to recovery
Investment and opportunity made open and easy
FINANCE
Establishing credibility and building confidence
A new energy and optimism in the banking sector
Ideal for microfinance initiatives
ENERGY
Making DRC the powerhouse of Africa
Regideso aims to make clean drinking water accessible to all
In brief
MINING
A wealth of minerals lie in the heart of Africa
Diamond opportunities as certification and new legislation shape the market
KATANGA
Reinventing the copper belt as catalyst of development
Katanga: time to grow again
National mining giant offers capacity for expansion
Leading by example to increase economic activity
INFRASTRUCTURE
Rebuilding the fabric connecting the economy with its future
Connecting people across vast areas without fixed lines or electricity in place
TOURISM
Respecting the hand that feeds
Grand Hotel kinshasa: a constant oasis
Bonobos: protecting our closest relatives on the brink of extinction