Lake Tanganyika’s rising waters threaten DRC communities
07 November 2022 | 4:17 pm
Kalemi, a province in Democratic Republic of Congo, is losing houses and roads to Lake Tanganyika's rising waters. The fishing communities on the shore of the lake have already been affected by increasing water temperatures, which are killing fish.
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