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nature de la drc un besoin mondial a proteger

la foret est très nécessaire dans la vie de l'homme. Comme beaucoup des personnes hommes et femmes ,filles et enfants, etranger que orginaire le savent, pour respirer l'air frais et original, l'homme a besoin de l'arbre et de la nature saine. C'est dans cet angle que mon organisation m'a mandater pour faire des sensibilisations aux peuples autochtones qui vivent les long de la forêt d'Itombwe et le parc kahuzi biega qui est une réserve mondial dans le territoire de Mwenga. C'est avec joie que ces gens ont reçu le message sur l'environnement et la protection de la nature et la foret
Sur place, plusieurs personnes se sont exprimées à ce sujet comme par exemple les représentants des peuples qui m'a dit:
« Lors que nous étions des enfants, nous voyions nos parents couper les bois de chauffe partout où ils voulaient. Mais pour le moment c'est ne plus le cas. Nous sommes entrain de voir les arbres disparaître du jour le jour a lors que nous vivons grâce à la forêt. Pour manger il faut la forêt car nous vivons de la chasse et de la pêche. Pour construire une maison il faut la forêt. Pour faire tout il faut la forêt. Moi je me demande finalement ce que nous allons devenir comme notre forêt est entrain de disparaître et nous n'avons pas des stratégies pour la protéger. C'est la richesse que nous ont laissé nos grands parents. Mais aujourd'hui je suis le plus heureux de voir que vous venez nous informer de protéger notre forêt et notre nature. C'est notre désire aussi mais nous avons besoin des formations sur les stratégies de la protection de la nature. Nous entendons souvent à la radio les histoires de protéger la nature mais nous ne savons pas comment le faire. Vous qui êtes en ville cherchez-nous des gens qui puissent nous aider sur les stratégies et la manière de garder jalousement ce merveille. » A près l'échange avec le représentant des peuples autochtones, un autre m'approche et me dit: « Nous savons que nous avons une grande forêt dans notre pays. C’est vraiment une grande forêt. Elle s’appelle la forêt équatoriale comme je l’entends à la radio. Je souhaite aussi que ceux qui ont formé les gens qui protègent cette forêt qu’ils viennent nous former aussi pour que nous puissions protéger notre forêt d’Itombwe et d’autres comme ont protège la forêt équatoriale. Nous entendons dire aussi qu’il existe une forêt qu’on appelle Amazonie. Nous souhaitons que partout dans le monde on puisse protéger ces forêts pour que tout le monde ait de l’air frais et u environnement sain. Comme l’a dit notre chef, nous avons besoin d’une formation pour pouvoir protéger notre nature. »
Voilà que ces gens ont besoin d'une formation afin qu'ils soient outillé sur la façon de proteger la nature. Mais aussi la grande partie des femmes ne savent pas lire ni écrire. Quelques jour après nous sommes rentré vers ces gents encore pour une campagne dénommée One Billione Rising fo Climat Justice. Cette campagne a consisté à prendre des engagements pour la protection de la nature et dénocer l'exploitation forfaitaire de l'environnement. Nous avons travaillé une petite vidéo que vous pouvez trouver ici
nous desirons marche ensemble avec notre nature comme nous marchons avec nos voisin

English translation by community member LightMyWay

RDC’s Nature:A Global Need to Protect It

The forest is very necessary for human life. As many people—men and women, girls and children, foreigners as well as natives—know, to breathe fresh and true air, humans need trees and healthy nature. It’s for this work that my organization tasked me with spreading awareness among indigenous peoples living along the Itombwe Forest and the Kahuzi Biega park, which is a global preserve in Mwenga territory. These people happily listened to our message about the environment and protecting nature and the forest.

In that location, many people opened up to us about this subject, like for example the representatives of the people who said to me:

“When we were kids, we saw our parents cut down firewood wherever they wanted. But for now that’s no longer the case. We’re seeing trees disappear overnight while we survive because of the forest. In order to eat, we need the forest because we survive off hunting and fishing. To build a house, we need the forest. The forest is essential for everything. I myself wonder what’s eventually going to happen to us because our forest is disappearing and we have no strategies to protect it. It’s the wealth that our grandparets left for us. But today I’m happier to see that you came to teach us how to protect our forest and our nature. It’s our wish too but we need training on strategies for protecting nature. We often hear stories about protecting nature on the radio, but we don’t know how to do it. You in the cities, find us some people who can help us with strategies and ways of jealously guarding this marvel.”

After this exchange with one representative of the indigenous people, another approached me and said, “We know that we have a huge forest in our country. It’s really a big forest. It’s called the equatorial forest, like I heard on the radio. I also wish that the people who trained the ones who protect this forest might also come here to train us too, so that we can protect our forest of Itombwe and others like they protect the equatorial forests. We’ve also heard that there’s a forest called the Amazon. We wish that people worldwide might protect these forests so that everyone will have clean air and a healthy environment. Like our leader said, we need training in order to protect our natural world.”

These people need an education so they can be equipped on ways to protect nature. But also the majority of women do not know how to read or write. A few days later, we came back to these people for a campaign called “One Billion Rising for Climate Justice.” This campaign consisted of making commitments to protect nature and condemning flat-rate environmental exploitation. We worked on a little video that you can find here.

We wish to work together with our nature as we work with our neighbors.

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Merci

Cher Emmanuel,

Très bien fait, votre travail avec cette organisation qui essaie d'eduquer les gens dans les milieux ruraux au sujet de la protection de la nature et de la forêt. Je pense que vous êtes porte-parole incroyable pour votre association et je suis très fière que vous continuez tous à travailler à côté des citoyens de votre pays, des autochtones, pour répandre ce message important : l’environnement a besoin de notre aide !!

Continuez de bon cœur et de bon courage,
Amitiés,
LightMyWay
(Lydia)

The forest is very necessary for human life. As many people—men and women, girls and children, foreigners as well as natives—know, to breathe fresh and true air, humans need trees and healthy nature. It’s for this work that my organization tasked me with spreading awareness among indigenous peoples living along the Itombwe Forest and the Kahuzi Biega park, which is a global preserve in Mwenga territory. These people happily listened to our message about the environment and protecting nature and the forest.

In that location, many people opened up to us about this subject, like for example the representatives of the people who said to me:

“When we were kids, we saw our parents cut down firewood wherever they wanted. But for now that’s no longer the case. We’re seeing trees disappear overnight while we survive because of the forest. In order to eat, we need the forest because we survive off hunting and fishing. To build a house, we need the forest. The forest is essential for everything. I myself wonder what’s eventually going to happen to us because our forest is disappearing and we have no strategies to protect it. It’s the wealth that our grandparets left for us. But today I’m happier to see that you came to teach us how to protect our forest and our nature. It’s our wish too but we need training on strategies for protecting nature. We often hear stories about protecting nature on the radio, but we don’t know how to do it. You in the cities, find us some people who can help us with strategies and ways of jealously guarding this marvel.”

After this exchange with one representative of the indigenous people, another approached me and said, “We know that we have a huge forest in our country. It’s really a big forest. It’s called the equatorial forest, like I heard on the radio. I also wish that the people who trained the ones who protect this forest might also come here to train us too, so that we can protect our forest of Itombwe and others like they protect the equatorial forests. We’ve also heard that there’s a forest called the Amazon. We wish that people worldwide might protect these forests so that everyone will have clean air and a healthy environment. Like our leader said, we need training in order to protect our natural world.”

These people need an education so they can be equipped on ways to protect nature. But also the majority of women do not know how to read or write. A few days later, we came back to these people for a campaign called “One Billion Rising for Climate Justice.” This campaign consisted of making commitments to protect nature and condemning flat-rate environmental exploitation. We worked on a little video that you can find here.

We wish to work together with our nature as we work with our neighbors.

well come in congo work nature . osodi côngo

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