Advocates raise alarm over proposal to reopen DRC forests to loggers

Since 2002, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has had a moratorium on the issuance of new logging concessions in its vast portion of the Congo Basin rainforest. If the country‚Äôs minister of environment has her way, that may be about to change. In July, Eve Bazaiba submitted a 10-point action plan for reforming forest … Continue reading Advocates raise alarm over proposal to reopen DRC forests to loggers