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17 February 2020

Apple removed 18 smelters and refiners not willing to submit to third-party auditing from its supply chain in 2019

Author: Mikey Campbell, appleinsider

"Apple removed 18 smelters and refiners in 2019 for flouting conflict mineral code of conduct", 6 February 2020....

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17 February 2020

Commentary: EU conflict minerals regulation falls short of existing standards and US Dodd-Frank Act

Author: Laurent Ruessmann, Jonathan Brooks and Andrew Hood, Global Mining Review

"The battle for stronger EU conflict minerals legislation", 4 February 2020....

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10 February 2020
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Author: AFP et TVA Nouvelles

« Réouverture de la mine d'or canadienne fermée après une attaque », 6 février 2020....

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8 December 2019
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Author: Fundación Ideas para la Paz

“Una incertidumbre más para el mecanismo de Obras por Impuestos” – 2 de diciembre de 2019...

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20 November 2019
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Apenas dos semanas después de someterse al Examen Periódico Universal, en la tercera reelección de Evo Morales y las denuncias de irregularidades registradas tras las elecciones presidenciales, se desataron protestas sociales por la llegada al poder de...

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25 September 2019

Civil society urges governments to broaden the definition of conflict diamonds under the Kimberley Process

Author: Kimberley Process Civil Society Coalition

"Modern day blood diamonds still flow and KP undermines efforts to stem them, claims new report", 26 September 2019....

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25 August 2019
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Author: Fundación Ideas para la Paz (FIP)

“Los empresarios en la política de Estabilización” – 20 de agosto de 2019...

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22 May 2019

Commentary: Draft UN legal principles on corporate environmental conduct in conflict areas risk pushback from governments & corporations

Author: Stavros Pantazopoulos, Conflict and Environment Observatory

"New UN legal report addresses the responsibility of states and corporations for environmental damage in conflict", 21 May 2019....

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2 May 2019

Sudan: CNN investigation alleges Russian company M-Invest drew up plan for deposed government to violently suppress demonstrations

Author: Tim Lister, Sebastian Shukla & Nima Elbagir, CNN

"Fake news and public executions: Documents show a Russian company's plan for quelling protests in Sudan", 25 April 2019....

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30 April 2019

NGO report finds that most conflict in eastern Dem. Rep. of Congo not related to mining, warns that responsible sourcing initiatives could negatively impact local community

The Danish Institute for International Studies and the International Peace Information Service (IPIS) released an updated report and webpage analyzing 10 years' worth of data relating to conflict and artisanal mining in Eastern DRC. The findings...

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