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Virunga National Park

Photo: Ludovic Herlimann, Gorillas

Virunga National Park is Africa’s oldest national park and is also the continent’s most biologically diverse protected area. The 78,00 square kilometer World Heritage Site lies on the eastern border of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Key Links
virunga.org
https://www.youtube.com/user/gorillacd
https://www.facebook.com/virunga
https://twitter.com/gorillacd

Google Maps
goo.gl/maps/5saWGJ1NStgeLNQ26

#42WHC


whc.unesco.org/en/nightforvirunga

42nd Session of UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee

Headlines
A Dozen Park Rangers Killed in Congo’s Virunga Gorilla Park
Tourists invited to see erupting Congo volcano
http://wolfganghthome.wordpress.com/2014/04/29/growing-threats-to-the-virunga-national-park-largely-attributed-to-one-uk-company
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/democraticrepublicofcongo/11075473/Battle-for-Virunga-The-fight-to-save-Africas-oldest-national-park.html

Visit Virunga
visitvirunga.org

Virunga Movie
virungamovie.com@virungamovie

Save Virunga.com
savevirunga.com
https://savevirunga.com/2016/07/10/july-2016-virungas-future-last-stand-before-unescos-40th-session-of-the-world-heritage-committee
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Wikipedia
Virunga National Park

Planeta.com

Africa

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Democratic Republic of Congo

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