Emile Hirsch Ventures Into The Wild Of The Congo

Traveling with four young activists, Emile Hirsch kept a diary for Men’s Journal during his travels into the Congo.

The 23-year-old Milk actor was approached by Oxfam in order to help raise awareness about the political and humanitarian conditions plagued by the peoples of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Hirsch details his 5-day trip, his travels through the natural environment, meeting with United Nations officials, and talks about the living conditions faced by residents of refugee camps the country. At the end of the article, he explains how you learn to help by visiting oxfamamerica.org/drc.


Traveling with four young activists, Emile Hirsch kept a diary for Men’s Journal during his travels into the Congo.

The 23-year-old Milk actor was approached by Oxfam in order to
help raise awareness about the political and humanitarian conditions
plagued by the peoples of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Hirsch details his 5-day trip, his travels through the natural
environment, meeting with United Nations officials, and talks about the
living conditions faced by residents of refugee camps the country. At
the end of the article, he explains how you learn to help by visiting oxfamamerica.org/drc.