Monthly Archives: May 2011

Communities discuss the future of Virunga National Park

Hi, this is Tuver, Communities living on the edge of the Virunga National Park understandably have a strong interest in ongoing conservation efforts here. After all, some of them are involved in the day-to-day management of the protected area, and many more are keen to see the region benefit from a strong and sustainable agricultural […]

The Nkwenda Health Centre opens its doors to everyone!

The Nkwenda health centre is one of the Gorilla Organization’s great success stories here in the DR Congo. We set it up back in July 2007 to provide first aid and a range of other frontline health services to the indigenous Bambuti communities living on the edges of the Virunga National Park.