11 Juli 2012, 04:05 | Alison Mollon
FZS Funds for IDP Camp for Virunga’s Ranger families
Virunga National Park, DRC: On Sunday 8th July, the decision was taken to evacuate the rangers’ families and most of the ICCN rangers from their base at Rumangabo. Of course to evacuate is one thing, where to go is another. In 2008 under similar conditions, FZS was able to assist in setting up a camp to house the rangers and families on the outskirts of Goma. Four years on we find ourselves in a similar situation, and although we are pleased that we can help in times such as these, we would prefer that it was unnecessary.
The decision to...