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29 August 2017
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Author: 全球见证 (英国)

全球见证(Global Witness)一项新调查显示,仅有不到半数正式注 册的、从刚果民主共和国(简称:刚果(金))东部、卢旺达和乌干达出口矿物的公司在 2015 年发布了尽职调查报告。《是时候深入挖掘了》(Time to Dig Deeper)首次对该地区供应 链尽职调查的公开报告情况进行了详细分析。  有充分证据表明,大湖区的部分区域及其他地区的矿产贸易与人权侵犯、资助冲突之间存在普遍联系,尽职调查因此被引入以应对此类问题。如果企业要出口产自刚果和卢旺达的特定矿物,则必须按照相应国...

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1 January 2013

Report finds information & communication industry makes progress eliminating conflict minerals from supply chain while other industries remain behind

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1 January 2013

[PDF] What's Needed: An Overview of Multi-Stakeholder and Industry Activities to Achieve Conflict-Free Minerals

Author: Responsible Sourcing Network

[Refers to Advanced Micro Devices (ADM), AIM Metals & Alloys, Alpha, American Mitsuba, AngloGold Ashanti, Apple, Asahi Pretec, AT&T, AVX, Banro, Best Buy, Boeing, BorgWarner, Cartier (part of Richemont), Chrysler, Cisco, Dell, Deloitte, Delphi...

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19 September 2012
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Author: Le Potentiel [Rép. dém. du Congo]

...certaines nations ont imaginé et instauré des mécanismes [pour]...décourager le commerce des minerais du sang...Il s’agit, d’abord, des Etats-Unis avec la loi Dodd-Frank. Et, tout dernièrement, des Pays-Bas avec l’«initiative étain sans conflit »,...

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3 August 2012

[video] Human Rights and Business Dilemmas Forum: Conflict Minerals webinar

Author: Maplecroft & UN Global Compact

[On August 3, 2012, the UN Global Compact and Maplecroft co-hosted the Conflict Minerals webinar, with the support of the GE Foundation. The webinar examined the risks posed by conflict minerals to multi-national corporations and featured speakers...

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28 July 2011

Congo Government Asks U.S. to Use OECD Guidance for Conflict-Mineral Rules

Author: Michael J. Kavanagh, Bloomberg

The Democratic Republic of Congo appealed to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to prevent forthcoming conflict-mineral rules from causing a “de- facto embargo” on trade from the Central African nation...The SEC rules, which are expected as...

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25 May 2011

New OECD guidelines to protect human rights and social development

Author: Michael J. Kavanagh, Bloomberg

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development passed new guidance for companies involved in the so-called “conflict minerals” trade in countries like Democratic Republic of Congo. The guidance offers a non-binding code of conduct that more...

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1 May 2011

Video & article clarify what "conflict minerals" are & what companies are required to do under US legislation

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1 May 2011

[PDF] Conflict Minerals and the DRC: An Overview

Author: Business for Social Responsibility (BSR)

This report offers an introduction to the key issues related to conflict minerals from the DRC. It gives an initial overview of the key minerals involved, their supply chains and contribution to the conflict. It then examines three areas for action,...

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1 October 2010

Dem. Rep. of Congo: NGO report says electronic companies should work with civil society to curb the link between conflict and mineral trade

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