Bart Demyttenaere is a writer of children's and youth books and non-fiction.

Bart Demyttenaere was born in Congo (Kalemie, July 20, 1963). He spent his childhood in Beringen, Belgium. After his teacher training, he returned to his native country, where he taught for several years in Bunia and Lubumbashi. He finished his teacher career in Zonhoven.


Bart Demyttenaere
DR Congo, poverty, penitentiary system

Supported projects

My Congo. A family history.

  • History
  • International

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO - In My Congo Bart Demyttenaere goes in search of the traces of three generations of Demyttenaere in his native country.