Cultivating peace: Adrien Lokangaka

By Rotary International From the February 2016 issue of The Rotarian
Adrien Lokangaka grew up in a small village in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He lacked many things – but when he needed it, he had medicine.

Adrien Lokangaka
Areas of focus: Saving mothers and children, fighting disease
Age: 40
Occupation: Physician
Location: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo
Peace Center: Duke University and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012-14
“As a child, I suffered from amebic dysentery, a disease that could have taken my life,” he says. “Fortunately for me, a Catholic brother gave my uncle the proper… …read more


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