State of Conservation (SOC)
Virunga National Park
Garamba National Park
Kahuzi-Biega National Park
Salonga National Park
Okapi Wildlife Reserve (2004)
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Danger List: Yes
Document Source: WHC-04/28.COM/15A.Rev
Threats*:Civil unrest Financial resources Fishing/collecting aquatic resources Human resources Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community Illegal activities Land conversion Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals Management systems/ management plan War
States PartiesDemocratic Republic of the Congo
ThreatsFishing/collecting aquatic resources(1) Land conversion(1) Livestock farming / grazing of domesticated animals(1) Identity, social cohesion, changes in local population and community(1) Civil unrest(1) Illegal activities(1) War(1) Financial resources(1) Human resources(1) Management systems/ management plan(1)
The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).