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Story Publication logo February 3, 2022

Mangrove Cutting Threatens the Ecosystem (French)


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This forest of mangroves is gradually eroding and is in danger of disappearing.


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(Warning: Graphic images precede the video segment, which begins at the minute 7:06.) In the Democratic Republic of the Congo, mangroves are in danger of destruction from deforestation. Pulitzer Center grantee Geneviève Kumba reports on how experts are working to sensibilize the population on the importance of the mangrove forests.

(Les images graphiques précèdent le segment vidéo, qui commence à la minute 7:06.) En République démocratique du Congo, les mangroves sont menacées de destruction par la déforestation. Geneviève Kumba, lauréate du Centre Pulitzer, explique comment des experts s'efforcent de sensibiliser la population à l'importance des forêts de mangroves.

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