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DRC: Outcry as indigenous people convicted for “wicked destruction of nature”
Eight members of the Batwa ethnic group in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo were on February 4 given heavy sentences for “wicked destruction of nature” in a national park. The indigenous people are defending their right to access their “ancestral land” and the park authorities put the responsibility on the State. Is a criminal case a solution?
by Claude Sengenya and Ephrem Rugiririza, our correspondent in Democratic Republic of Congo /
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