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Story Publication logo April 3, 2023

Video: Impacts of Natural Resource Exploitation in Basoko (French)


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This report will examine how mining, logging, and agricultural companies are increasing...

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This story excerpt was translated from French To read the original story in full, visit Objectif Vert. You may also view the original story on the Rainforest Journalism Fund website here. Our website is available in English, Spanish, bahasa Indonesia, French, and Portuguese.

Video by Objectif Vert. DRC, 2023.

The exploitation of natural resources in Basoko, one of the eight territories of Tshopo Province in the northeastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo, is not perceived by the local communities as a means of development. In the chiefdoms of Yaliwasa and Mongandjo, the population attributes its misfortunes to logging and mining operators.

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