News from the Congo Basin forests
Crisis threatens park, gorillas and people of eastern Congo
The ongoing conflict in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has recently intensified and more ...
Demand for African natural resources can ensure sustainable use
African nations could turn the demand for their natural resources currently driving deforestation ...
Congo Basin is one of the most important places on earth, Jim P. Leape
The Director General of WWF International, Jim P. Leape accompanied by the Director General of ...
Congo Basin passes 1 million ha milestone in swing to sustainable forestry
Yaoundé, Cameroon - WWF today announced that more than one million hectares of Congo Basin forests ...
Vanishing central African glaciers signal climate danger
Forget the snows of Kilimanjaro – Africa is at risk of losing the central African glaciers that are ...
Congo, Rwanda and Uganda united to save mountain gorillas
Borders will matter less to central Africa’s mountain gorillas, following the launch of a strategic ...
Congo Wetlands reserve to be world's second largest
WWF has welcomed the World Wetlands Day declaration of the world’s second largest internationally ...
Ten millionth tree planted in Congo's gorilla habitat
WWF and Congolese authorities are celebrating the ten millionth tree planted around Virunga ...
Vote for Eugène Rutagarama to be #1 CNN Hero
"My name is Eugène Rutagarama and my work is to protect mountain gorillas."
Another mountain gorilla killed in Congo
A ring of suspected moutain gorilla traffickers operating in Virunga National Park were busted by ...