News from the Congo Basin forests
Increased risk to shareholders over Soco’s controversial exploration plans in Virunga
WWF warns Soco shareholders of Virunga risk
Major victory in conservation battle against oil company
Serious allegations against Soco validated by OECD agency
World Heritage Sites now ‘no-go’ for Total
Total to stay out of World Heritage Sites while Soco plans seismic testing in Virunga.
Today’s gorilla protectors reflect on Dian Fossey’s legacy
Mountain gorilla conservation comes into focus as Google honours pioneering primatologist
Construction begins on new Virunga hydropower plant
Virunga is a step closer to a sustainable future as construction begins on a new multi-million ...
Local pressure mounts against oil in Virunga
Citizens concerned about Soco's planned oil exploration in Virunga National Park are asking for ...
Elephant poaching remains alarmingly high despite modest decline
UN data shows 22,000 elephants killed in 2012, down from 25,000 in 2011, but still far too many.
UK government opposes Soco’s oil exploration in Virunga
Plans by Soco International PLC to explore for oil in a World Heritage Site have hit firm ...
Soco’s exploration in Virunga violates OECD guidelines, WWF alleges
WWF files OECD complaint against Soco International alleging human rights and environmental ...
Soco failed to assess human rights risks before Virunga exploration, paper alleges
Soco International PLC has been criticized for an alleged “failure to conduct a proper human rights ...