'Conflict Minerals' Law Aimed at Congo Conflict Gets Tech Boost

Updated: Wed 17 Dec, 01:04 pm

The tech tools that led to the 'conflict minerals' provision of the 2009 Dodd-Frank Act can now be used to help attact the problems the law is designed to solve - conflict and corruption in the … read more »

Mining Giant Destroyed DR Congo Homes - Report

Updated: Tue 25 Nov, 05:15 am

Amnesty International has accused a Belgian mining group of bulldozing hundreds of homes and benefiting from a government "cover-up." read more »

Angola Takes Over Kimberley Process Presidency

Updated: Fri 14 Nov, 07:50 am

During its term, the country hopes to reintegrate Central African Republic and Venezuela into the diamond certification scheme while promoting human rights. read more »