Isabelle Riba


Isabelle Riba KAZINGUVU, 26, is a journalist at a community radio station in Eastern DRC called Maendeleo. She is engaged to promote all women through a weekly show ''THE OTHER PROFILE OF WOMEN,'' which gives the floor to all women of different ranks She was interested in journalism in 2013, at the age of 21 years old. About three years later, she became a member of the Women Media Association, AFEM, which aims to engage and promote women's rights, while she also worked at MAMA RADIO station as a reporter. In 2016-2017, Isabelle RIBA was a fellow with the IWMF's African Great Lakes program and presented her production to UCOFEM (Congo women media union) and was awarded as the best young journalist reporting on a gender sensitive issue in DRC in May 2018 by the same organization UCOFEM in partnership with FREE PRESS UNLIMITED. Follow her on Twitter : @RIBA Isabelle or on LinkedIn: Isabelle RIBA Contact her at

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