Welcome to Africanews

Please select your experience

Watch Live

Focus

focus

Safeguarding Congo Basin Peatlands [FOCUS]

Safeguarding Congo Basin Peatlands [FOCUS]

Focus Africa

Political stakeholders, scientists and experts from the Congo Basin region, met for the Third Partners Meeting of Global Peatlands Initiative held in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.

Top of the discussion menus were environmental conservation issues, as well as the need for international community to draw up compensation mechanisms for the benefit of governments and local communities.

View more