World Rainforest Movement

Under the radar: A brief summary of the situation of environmental defenders in Central Africa

Rec_CEDThis report aims to draw attention to violations and threats that environmental justice defenders in Central Africa are facing, specifically in the Congo Basin. The report is based on two studies. The first concerns the legal framework for the protection of environmental justice advocates in Central Africa. The second focuses on the inclusion of communities’ rights in Central African countries.

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