1.000 Reasons Save Virunga: Merry Xmas!

The Virunga National Park (French: Parc National des Virunga), formerly named Albert National Park, is a 7,800-square-kilometre (3,000 sq mi) National Park that stretches from the Virunga Mountains in the South, to the Rwenzori Mountains in the North, in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, bordering Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Rwenzori Mountains… Read More

Watch: The last DRC mountain gorillas again face an uncertain fate

No words needed, just watch why. By Michael Booth Yes, it’s happening again.A few weeks ago, the delicate state of peace in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo was again shattered by renewed clashes between the Congolese army and rebel militias operating near and inside Virunga National Park. Established in 1925, the park is the oldest… Read More