Effects Of Congo Imperialism

Satisfactory Essays
During the period in which it was administered by Leopoldo II (1885-1908), the territory was subject to systematic and indiscriminate exploitation of natural resources (especially ivory and rubber), in which Indian labor was used exclusively in conditions of slavery. The horrible ways how the people of African were punished for not accomplished the labor demand by the Belgian colony. The congo is one of the most bless country in the world by its natural resources and at the same time it is a cursed since the colonization. The colonization, the slavery and the corroption in its goverment had being some of its reason of the poverty in this territory.The Portuguese, Belgians, Mobutu and the current government blocked up the development of the
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