Mapping Violence in Central Africa
The Crisis Tracker is a geospatial database and reporting project that tracks armed group activity and conflict-related incidents in the remote border region encompassing northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo and eastern Central African Republic.
Abductions by Armed Groups
Last 3 Months
All Time
Quick Stats:

Armed groups perpetrated 164 attacks in the past 365 days, compared with 246 attacks in the previous 365 days.

This represents a -33.3% decrease in attacks.

Armed groups perpetrated 82 killings and 60 abductions in the past 365 days compared to 92 killings and 74 in the previous 365 days.

This represents a -10.9% decrease in fatalities and a -18.9% decrease in abductions.

Note: These stats include attacks by various armed groups, not all of whom are represented on the public version of the Crisis Tracker map due to do no harm concerns. Please contact us if you would like to request further information.

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Latest Incident
Returnee · 24 days ago · Mar 27, 2024
3 young Congolese women escaped from Kony’s LRA group and fled to Sam Ouandja. The women had been held captive by the armed group for more than 11 years.
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