Background and objective: The study of the determining
causes and consequences of the spoliation of the City of
Kinshasa has a certain interest by the quality of the
results that it makes available to Kinshasa, scientists,
researchers and decision-makers to allow know their
situation which prevails in this urban ecosystem. The
objective of this work is to obtain scientific data on the
causes and consequences of theft in the City of Kinshasa.
Methods: this is an observational and documentary
study supported by a few techniques such as
questionnaire survey and interview. The elements on the
spoliation in the city of Kinshasa were discussed.
Results: The results obtained from these investigations
highlight a virtual absence of a proliferation and
emergence of erosion and flooding (14.2%),
disappearance of a formidable number of attacks on
biodiversity (10.4%), repercussions across the entire
Conclusion: Spaces in the city of Kinshasa are generally
despoiled by erosion leading to destruction of the
Keywords : Cause, Consequence, Spoliation, City of Kinshasa.