The CAR is a landlocked country in central africa. There are significant uranium deposits which are 90% owned by Uramin, a subsidiary of the French nuclear engineering company Areva.

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Uranium and dictatorship in the Central African Republic

18 February 2011

By Juliette Abandokwe

The Central African Republic lies in the heart of Africa. But nobody sees anything of what is going on there, and nobody hears the cries of the impoverished and poorest people in Africa.


Atelier de Reflexion et de Formation sur l'Exploitation de l'Uranium in Bakara, Tchad

- Workshop - Information and Deliberation on Uranium Exploitation -
Bakara / N'Djamena / TCHAD

At the workshop, approx. 30 civil society representatives from Tchad, Niger, Cameroon and Centralafrican Republic (RCA) as well as international experts and moderators were present.

The workshop issued a final declaration: "Declaration de Bakara" (FRENCH)

(An English translation of the "Declaration de Bakara" is in preparation).