Oil exploration in Africa’s oldest National Park, also a UNESCO World Heritage site, threatens Mountain Gorilla habitat for the critically endangered mountain gorillas. British oil company, SOCO, holds concessions for 85% of the Virunga National Park and the Democratic Republic of Congo is pressing ahead with oil exploration. Oil exploration will lead to irreparable harm … Continue reading Oil Exploration Threatening Mountain Gorillas
We now have over a thousand stoves installed in homes in Mexico. We then expanded to Kenya and this year into Uganda. On April 24th-25th, one of our trustees, Daniel Kikemu, traveled to Bwindi, western Uganda to build safe energy-saving stoves in four schools. These schools are located on the edge of the beautiful Bwindi … Continue reading New stoves in Ugandan schools to protect people and help gorillas!