New Internationalist

Articles by Erin Byrnes

A voice for the voiceless in DRC

In her third and final instalment from the Congo, Erin Byrnes talks to journalists championing untold stories, despite working in a conflict zone.

  • July 27, 2012
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Is the UN doing enough to keep peace in the Congo?

In the second of a three-part series from DRC, Erin Byrnes looks at the role of the UN mission in the region: vital guardians or toothless watchdogs?

  • July 13, 2012
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The shoe-sellers of Bukavu

In the first of a three-part series from eastern Congo, Erin Marie Byrnes meets enterprising women trading in second-hand stilettos, pumps and booties.

  • July 5, 2012
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About Erin Byrnes


Erin Byrnes is a journalist from Montreal. She is currently filming a documentary about  post-conflict media and women's rights in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. For updates about the film you can follow her at @mariebyrnes.

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