Strong Roots

Strong Roots is a grassroots, non-governmental organization based and registered in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). While working to find and achieve local solutions to environmental issues in partnership with other Community Based Organizations, universities as well as national research and conservation institutions, Strong Roots aims to integrate local and indigenous communities in the long term preservation of protected areas in DRC.

The organization focuses on conservation and sustainable development through educating and empowering the local and indigenous communities that live in the region of the Kahuzi-Biega National Park and adjacent forests in eastern DRC.


For more information about Strong Roots, please visit or contact itsExecutive DirectorDominique Bikaba at