This report examines the world’s most extraordinary ungulate (or “hoofed”) species which can be found in the Greater Mekong region of Southeast Asia. More unique ungulate species inhabit this unique part of the world than anywhere else on Earth.
In response to the granting of oil concessions in Virunga National Park, WWF has launched a campaign to raise awareness of Virunga’s economic value and the implications of oil development for local communities and the environment. As part of the campaign, WWF commissioned Dalberg Global Development Advisors to study Virunga’s current and potential social and economic value and toindicate the implications of oil exploration and exploitation.
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