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UN Security Council resolutions in eastern Congo  Global

UN Security Council resolutions in eastern Congo Global

UN Security Council resolutions in eastern Congo Tweet Share Conflict Minerals D.R. Congo DONATE Global Witness welcomes the UN Security Councils recent passage of two resolutions that include measures to halt the illicit natural resource trade which is fuelling armed conflict in eastern DRC.

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Conflict Minerals  EcoVadis

Conflict Minerals EcoVadis

These conflict minerals are Tin, tantalum, tungsten (the 3 Ts) and gold which are mined in eastern Congo and are in all consumer electronics products, as well as products from the jewelry, automotive, aerospace, medical equipment, and many other industries.

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U.S. shines glare on Congo's conflict minerals  Reuters

U.S. shines glare on Congo's conflict minerals Reuters

Jul 21, 20100183;32;A U.S. drive to clean up the trade in Congo's minerals puts the onus on industry and the central African country to step up efforts to regulate the sector or risk seeing it fall apart.

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Conflict Minerals  TE Connectivity

Conflict Minerals TE Connectivity

The Dodd Frank Act requires companies to perform due diligence on the source and chain of custody of Conflict Minerals to determine whether Conflict Minerals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) or its adjoining countries are present in and are necessary to the functionality or

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How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions

How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions

How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions, and why tech giants are finally cleaning up their act. The dangerous work of conflict mineral mining in the Congo.

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PPT   Congos Conflict Minerals Solutions PowerPoint

PPT Congos Conflict Minerals Solutions PowerPoint

Download Presentation Congos Conflict Minerals Solutions An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation. Download Policy Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.

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Congo's Conflict Minerals US Companies Struggle To Trace

Congo's Conflict Minerals US Companies Struggle To Trace

U.S. firms are spending millions to comply with a complex provision in the Dodd Frank financial reform law that requires companies to divulge their use of any of the four conflict minerals and

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Coltan Learning The Basics 171; Conflict Minerals The Truth

Coltan Learning The Basics 171; Conflict Minerals The Truth

The Congo possesses 80 percent of the worlds coltan. When coltan is refined it becomes a heat resistant powder that can hold a high electric charge. The properties of refined coltan is a vital element in creating devices that store energy or capacitors, which are used in a vast array of small electronic devices, especially in mobile phones

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Conflict resource

Conflict resource

The four most prominent conflict minerals, for example codified in the U.S. Conflict Minerals Law, are Columbite tantalite (or coltan, the colloquial African term) is the metal ore from which the element tantalum is extracted.

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Conflict Minerals and Civil War in the Congo  The End of

Conflict Minerals and Civil War in the Congo The End of

It is amazing that the conflict mineral approach shout loudly about making sure that the trade in minerals does not benefit armed groups but the biggest armed beneficiary of Congos minerals is the Rwandan regime headed by Paul Kagame.

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Progress and Challenges on Conflict Minerals Facts on

Progress and Challenges on Conflict Minerals Facts on

Jun 08, 20180183;32;Section 1502 on conflict minerals of the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is a transparency measure, and one part of a comprehensive approach to Congos

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Conflict Minerals  Global Witness  Global Witness

Conflict Minerals Global Witness Global Witness

Global Witness has been campaigning for robust legislation to break the links between conflict, human rights abuses, and the minerals trade. This page sets out the policy recommendations we have made to EU policy makers as the EUs proposed legislation has developed.

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gold mining in congo in uganda   perkinspreschool

gold mining in congo in uganda perkinspreschool

Nov 30, 20170183;32;Uganda gold refinery raises alarm over conflict minerals News24. Feb 22, 2017 The inauguration of Uganda's first gold refinery has sparked shown that only 0.1% of gold mines in eastern DRC were in the hands of rebels.

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IRIN  In support of Dodd Frank conflict minerals regulation

IRIN In support of Dodd Frank conflict minerals regulation

IRINs recent article, Who pays the hidden price for Congos conflict free minerals, offers a compelling story that highlights some real challenges facing many Congolese people today. Unfortunately, it misses the broader importance and impact of Section 1502 of the Dodd Frank law supply chain

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Uphill task to solve Congo's conflict minerals  Reuters

Uphill task to solve Congo's conflict minerals Reuters

Jul 30, 20100183;32;New U.S. legislation requires companies sourcing from Congo and its nine neighbours to prove minerals such as tin and tungsten ores, coltan and gold are conflict

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How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions

How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions

How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions, and why tech giants are finally cleaning up their act. The dangerous work of conflict mineral mining in the Congo.

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Enough Project   YouTube

Enough Project YouTube

Conflict Minerals Play all Militias fighting to control Congo's vast mineral resources are fueling the deadliest war since WWII. The Enough Project's Raise Hope for Congo campaign applies policy

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quot;Conflict Mineralsquot; and the Supply Chain   Enterra Solutions

quot;Conflict Mineralsquot; and the Supply Chain Enterra Solutions

The requirement, part of the Dodd Frank financial law passed in July, aims to pressure companies to spurn so called conflict mineralstin, tantalum, tungsten or gold from parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo or neighboring countries.

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Conflict Minerals   U.S. Department of State

Conflict Minerals U.S. Department of State

In 2017, the State Department renewed the Public Private Alliance for Responsible Minerals Trade (PPA) for another five years. The PPA is a multi sector and multi stakeholder initiative that supports supply chain solutions to conflict minerals challenges in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the Great Lakes Region (GLR) of Central Africa.

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Conflict minerals   IBM

Conflict minerals IBM

IBMs conflict minerals program is executed by a dedicated team of experienced supply chain professionals within the IBM Global Procurement organization. The Conflict Minerals Program team structure reports into IBMs vice president and chief procurement officer.

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solution congo copper mine exploration righ

Dec 29, 20170183;32;Apr 24, 2009 The conflict minerals supply chain From Congolese mines to worldwide markets a broader, more detailed exploration that leads to greater transparency. Even in Katanga province, home to the copper and cobalt mines that dominate the . There is no silver bullet solution to Congo's conflict minerals.

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Understanding Conflict Minerals Provisions in Eastern Congo

Understanding Conflict Minerals Provisions in Eastern Congo

The recent passage of provisions on conflict minerals from eastern Congo in the Dodd Frank Wall Street Reform act has brought unprecedented attention to the linkages between trade in minerals crucial to electronics and other industries and the ongoing conflict in DRC.

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Motorola Solutions Announces Project to Source Conflict

Motorola Solutions Announces Project to Source Conflict

To respond to the intent of the U.S. Dodd Frank law to eliminate conflict minerals and also to maintain the livelihoods of thousands of people in the DRC, we need a system that differentiates between conflict minerals and legitimate non conflict sources.

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Conflict Minerals A Cover For US Allies and Western

Conflict Minerals A Cover For US Allies and Western

Mar 18, 20100183;32;Nonetheless, the conflict mineral approach is remarkably silent about Rwanda's complicity in the fueling of the conflict in the Congo and the fleecing of Congo's riches. Advocates of the conflict

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INGETA  Conflict Minerals in the Congo Lets Be Frank

INGETA Conflict Minerals in the Congo Lets Be Frank

With limited gold deposits, and no proven diamond reserves, Rwanda is likely predicating its agreement with Rajesh on DRCs resources. In the absence of a strong Congolese state to protect its interests, Dodd Frank will effectively certify the looting of Congos minerals.

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A Comprehensive Approach to Congo's Conflict Minerals

A Comprehensive Approach to Congo's Conflict Minerals

The electronics industry is the principal end user of the four main minerals mined in eastern Congo and the link in the supply chain over which the United States has the most leverage. 26 Profit maximizing pressures from the electronics industry have driven demand for Congos conflict minerals, produced cheaply as a result of the medieval

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IRIN  Who pays the hidden price for Congos conflict free

IRIN Who pays the hidden price for Congos conflict free

Ironically, the very same army that had enforced MMRs conflict free supply chain is the main culprit in the conflict minerals trade. According to IPIS, the Congolese army levies illegal taxes over a quarter of the miners in eastern Congo, more than any other armed group.

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Behind the Problem of Conflict Minerals in DR Congo

Behind the Problem of Conflict Minerals in DR Congo

The solutions currently proposed to deal with the problem of conflict minerals can only avoid these delicate issues for a while, issues already set out in the Kassem report in 2002. At a time when the world is involved in a race to obtain raw material, the problem of conflict minerals needs political and not technical solutions.

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Is the news about Congos conflict minerals good?   The

Is the news about Congos conflict minerals good? The

A report touting more of eastern Congo's mines being free of the influence of armed actors sound good, but violence is still high and miners still suffer.

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Conflict Minerals and the Democratic Republic of Congo   BSR

Conflict Minerals and the Democratic Republic of Congo BSR

Conflict Minerals and the Democratic Republic of Congo . Responsible Action in Supply Chains, resources for participants in the multi stakeholder Democratic Republic of Congo Conflict Minerals Forum, held May 12 13 in Washington, DC, and has been strategies and solutions through consulting, research, and cross sector collaboration. With

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