AFREWATCH is a regional nongovernmental organization promoting equal access to natural resources including land, water and minerals in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Created December 5, 2013, Afrewatch’s mission is to advance equitable and just exploitation of natural resources in Africa, and to enhance State and enterprise accountability. AFREWATCH also seeks to assist local communities that have been involved in land disputes with corporations in the Democratic Republic of Congo. AFREWATCH focuses on the areas of natural resources including mining, hydrocarbons, and water. AFREWATCH believes that good governance of such sectors remain the foundation of socio-economic stability for the people of the Africa.