Democratic Republic of Congo

“Is the news about Congo’s conflict minerals good?” – The Washington Post – June 18, 2014

In an article published in The Washington Post on June 18, 2014 Sarah von Billerbeck asks if the news about Congo’s conflict minerals is good.  The author is a Lecturer in International Relations in the Department of War Studies, King’s College London, where she works on post-conflict peacebuilding, UN peacekeeping and the Democratic Republic of […]

“’Everyone has a little bit of Congo in their pocket’” – The Telegraph – June 6, 2014

In an article published in The Telegraph on June 6, 2014 “Carolyn Duran, the leader of Intel’s drive for conflict-free chips, tells Matthew Sparkes how slavery and rape is commonplace in the Congolese mines producing raw ingredients for your gadgets.” You may read the article on The Telegraph internet site.