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Article
11 February 2019

Russia is increasing its influence in Africa through strategic investment in energy and minerals says analyst

Author: The Conversation (South Africa)

"How Russia is growing its strategic influence in Africa", 6 février 2019...

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4 May 2016
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Author: Eliza Capai e Natalia Viana, A Pública (Brazil)

“Em Angola, a Odebrecht no espelho-Como a empreiteira brasileira tornou-se sustentáculo do regime autoritário de José Eduardo dos Santos”, 22 de fevereiro de 2016...

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1 November 2013

[PDF] IPIS Insights: Kimberley Process: observations from the sidelines. Part I

Author: Fiona Southward, International Peace Information Service (IPIS)

Ten years after the launch of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS) this paper is the first in a two part series providing an overview of where the Kimberley Process (KP) and international efforts to combat the trade in conflict diamonds...

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1 November 2013

IPIS releases report on development, strengths & weaknesses of Kimberley Process Certification Scheme

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Article
13 October 2011

Diamonds - Kimberley Process: Flaws in the process

Author: Charlotte Mathews, FM [South Africa]

Civil society organisations are angry at the failure of the Kimberley Process to address human rights violations around diamond mining in Marange in Zimbabwe, as well as other issues...World Diamond Council president Eli Izhakoff says the support of...

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Article
18 June 2010

The 'Blood Diamond' Resurfaces [Angola]

Author: Michael Allen, Wall Street Journal [subscription required]

International pressure helped end a vicious civil war [in Angola]…by strangling the ability of rebels to trade diamonds for weapons. Angola is now a leading member of the…Kimberley Process... But a visit to Angola's diamond heartland reveals that...

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Article
1 October 2009

[PDF] Diamonds and Human Security: Annual review 2009

Author: Partnership Africa Canada

The Kimberley Process (KP)…is failing…Accountability is the primary issue…recommendations are ignored, and there is little or no follow-up…some reviews are completely bogus…cases of flagrant non compliance have been ignored…KP has become a talk shop,...

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Article
1 August 2007

[PDF] full report: "World Investment Report - Transnational Corporations, Extractive Industries and Development"

Author: UN Conference on Trade & Development (UNCTAD)

The World Investment Report 2007 focuses on the role of transnational corporations in extractive industries... Transnational corporations can bring in the finance and management skills [poor] economies need... But as we know, the extraction of natural...

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11 May 2007

$13B diamond industry still having human cost in Africa

Author: Aron Heller, Associated Press

The diamond industry must do more to safeguard human rights in Africa, keep the gems out of the hands of criminals and terrorists and address pressing issues of child labor and substandard work conditions and wages, leading industry officials said...

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1 June 2006

[PDF] Involvement of UBS in the global mining and oil & gas sectors

Author: Jan Willem van Gelder, Profundo (Research paper prepared for Berne Declaration & Greenpeace Switzerland)

This report aims to identify and describe the financing activities undertaken UBS Group in the global mining and oil & gas sectors. Most emphasis is given to the involvement of UBS in financing mining and oil & gas projects and companies which...

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