DR Congo Revises its Mining Code
While the current code has succeeded in relaunching the sector, its benefits to people are more difficult to discern, writes Ben Radley for The Conversation.
The Conversation Africa, 28 June 2017
The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) recently announced plans to reintroduce the shelved changes to the country's mining code. Read more »
Artisanal gold miners form human chains to excavate near Iga-Barrière, about 25km east of Bunia
Fahamu, 8 June 2017
Banro operates in a region that has seen incredible violence over the past two decades and the secretive company has been accused of fuelling the conflict. In 1996 Banro paid $3.5… Read more »