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How to involve women in forest management: Interview with a community organiser in DRC Blog

How to involve women in forest management: Interview with a community organiser in DRC

02 November 2017

Ruth Badubaye has been working with rainforest communities in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for several years. Now she's a partner in our new Community Forests project.

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First provincial Roundtable on community forestry takes place in DRC News

First provincial Roundtable on community forestry takes place in DRC

10 October 2017

Around 90 participants travelled to Mbandaka in north western Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in September to take part in the first ever provincial Roundtable on Community Forestry.

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Community based monitoring in Cameroon helps bring illegal loggers to justice News

Community based monitoring in Cameroon helps bring illegal loggers to justice

31 August 2017

Real time alerts from rainforest monitors are now helping law enforcement take action against illegal logging

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VIDEO: Extractive industries inside protected areas: A double blow for forest communities Blog

VIDEO: Extractive industries inside protected areas: A double blow for forest communities

08 August 2017

Research by the Rainforest Foundation UK into conservation areas in Central Africa’s tropical forests has shown that extractive industries are very often tolerated, if not incentivised, inside and around protected areas.

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Norwegian and French governments threaten world’s second largest tropical rainforest News

Norwegian and French governments threaten world’s second largest tropical rainforest

13 July 2017

A joint statement by The Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK), Greenpeace, Global Witness, Réseau Ressources Naturelles (RRN) and Groupe de Travail de Climat REDD Rénové (GTCRR)

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Government of Norway gives green light to continuing massive illegalities in Congo’s rainforests News

Government of Norway gives green light to continuing massive illegalities in Congo’s rainforests

05 July 2017

The government of Norway is today accused by RFUK of encouraging impunity for serious wrong-doing, by failing to insist that illegal logging concessions in the Democratic Republic of Congo are immediately terminated.

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Norwegian government priming a ‘carbon bomb’ in Congo's rainforests? News

Norwegian government priming a ‘carbon bomb’ in Congo's rainforests?

21 June 2017

Norwegian government’s support for expansion of logging in Congo’s rainforests could prime ‘carbon bomb’

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RFUK-led coalition launches Community Forests project News

RFUK-led coalition launches Community Forests project

30 May 2017

This week in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), an international coalition of NGOs led by the Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK) officially launched an innovative new Community Forests project.

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Young fundraiser walks 1000 miles for the rainforest Blog

Young fundraiser walks 1000 miles for the rainforest

24 May 2017

Young fundraiser Abigail greets the Gruffalo on her 1,000-mile walk for the rainforest

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VIDEO: Who protects the rainforest? Blog

VIDEO: Who protects the rainforest?

22 May 2017

As part of our Rainforest Parks & People vlog series, we asked local communities a simple question: “What does the forest mean to you?”

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