Gabon's first-ever pygmy census underway

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pygmies from Gabon

There are many people around the world who continue to be unrecognized as citizens of their own country.

Among them are the pygmies of the West African country of Gabon, who have endured a history of oppression and invisibility.

But that could soon change. One man along with the UN is ensuring the country's pygmy population is taken into account.

UN TV reports from the forests of Gabon.

Duration: 3’10″

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