The Rainforest Foundation – Action Alert

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The first-ever law in Africa guarding against the discrimination, exploitation and violence endured by indigenous peoples could be passed in the Republic of Congo by the end of 2007.

The Rainforest Foundation need our help now to safeguard the basic human rights of indigenous peoples who play a crucial role in protecting Congo’s rainforests. Please sign the Rainforest petition urging Congolese President Denis Sassou Nguesso to support this vital legislation affecting the lives of tens of thousands of indigenous peoples.

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  1. […] Sarah Hromack wrote an interesting post today onHere’s a quick excerptThe first-ever law in Africa guarding against the discrimination, exploitation and violence endured by indigenous peoples could be passed in the Republic of Congo by the end of 2007. The Rainforest Foundation need our help now to … […]

  2. […] kateandrews Posted something interesting today on primeconcern.wordpress.comThe first bit is quoted here: […]

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