Complaint filed against nine logging companies in Ogooué-Ivindo

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September 7, 2020 - Ogooué-Ivindo, Gabon

The NGO Brainforest filed a complaint against nine logging companies in the province of Ogooué-Ivindo. The NGO alleges that the forestry companies had not honored their commitments to finance projects identified by local communities - a legal obligation established in the Forestry Code of Gabon.

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