World Urged to Halt Charcoal Imports From Somalia
The government says apart from its environmental effects, illegal trade in charcoal is a key contributor to insecurity in the country, providing a major source of funding for militias, terrorist groups, and other actors linked to conflict.
Charcoal trade in Somalia
Authorities have said that proceeds from illegal logging and charcoal burning inside the Boni Forest are being used to fund Al-Shabaab, who are also benefiting from the sale of ... Read more »
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