The Secretary-General met today with H.E. President Joseph Kabila Kabange of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
They exchanged views on the situation in the DRC and the region, including the status of the Kampala talks. They agreed on the need for all signatories to move forward in the implementation of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework. The Secretary-General encouraged the Government of the DRC to continue its efforts to implement its national commitments and to show continued leadership in combating sexual violence.