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Illegal Logging and the Congo Conflict

Illegal Logging and the Congo Conflict

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Uploaded 27 Sep 2012 by GRID-Arendal
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Illegal logging directly fuels many conflicts as timber is a resource available for conflict profiteers or to finance arms sales. Without public order, militants, guerillas or military units impose taxes on logging companies or charcoal producers, issue false export permits and control border points. They frequently demand the removal of all vehicle check points and public patrolling of resource-rich areas as part of the peace conditions following new land claims and offensives.
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  • Soy Expansion in the Brazilian Amazon frontier
  • Annual Value of Illegal Logging
  • Illegal Logging and Log Laundering
  • Illegal charcoal trade
  • By-passing flow of investment to illegal logging
  • The health of our forests
  • Black wood dependency
  • Illegal Timber from the Congo