|1. Bakola men|
outside a mud hut.
The Bakola / Bagyeli Pygmies
(Rainforest of Cameroon)Photos, texts and audio recordings
by Luis Devin
Soundscape: Bakola dance with accompaniment of
single skin drum and claps. In the background,
rainforest sounds (Bakola Pygmies of Cameroon).
|3. Bakola huts in a camp in|
the rainforest of Cameroon.
Camps and huts
4. Firewood transportation
by pirogue on a river.
Music anthropologist and writer, he has carried out field research in central Africa, where he lived with the Baka Pygmies and other forest peoples, whose music, rituals and survival strategies he has been studying for more than a decade.www.luisdevin.comwww.facebook.com/LuisDevin
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The time in the tropical rainforests of the Western Congo Basin, where the BaKola-BaGyeli Pygmy people live, is 21:18. Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).Go to the Other Pygmy Peoples section index
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