International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples - COVID 19: Oding Baka community and the pandemic

03/08/2020

Anonymous

For the International Day of the World's Indigenous People 2020, LandCam went to Oding, 30 km away from the district of Djoum in South Cameroon, where the Baka community has been trying to adopt measures to prevent Covid 19. Adapting to these measures has been difficult, and the forest remains their main refuge for pharmacopoeia and subsistence. However, these activities are greatly affected by restrictions of transport and mobility on the one hand, and land tenure insecurity on the other.

Click on the video on the left/above to watch it.