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How conflict minerals funded a war that killed millions ...

Mar 30, 2014 · The rich mineral mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo supply valuable minerals to the tech industry, but they come at a deadly cost that is finally being faced. "The conditions were inhuman ...

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In a small DRC mining town, women unite for change | | Al ...

Apr 15, 2019 · Kamituga, Democratic Republic of the Congo - The mining town of Kamituga is located in an area with vast mineral resources estimated to be worth ... Together with cassiterite.

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Blood and minerals: Who profits from conflict in DRC ...

Jan 19, 2016 · Blood and minerals: Who profits from conflict in DRC? A miner, a trafficker, an undertaker, and a prostitute offer an insight into life in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Manono-Kitotolo Mine, Tanganyika, DR Congo

Manono-Kitotolo Mine, Tanganyika, DR Congo : Huge pegmatite mined for columbite-tantalite. 1915 to the stop of mining in the mid 1980s, the deposit has produced about 140,000 tonnes of cassiterite concentrate and 4500 tonnes of ...

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ATL Technologies Conflict Materials Statement

Mineral resources from the Democratic Republic of the Congo — such as gold, cassiterite (tin), coltan (tantalum) and wolframite (tungsten) — are key elements of consumer electronic products and cable assemblies. In addition, these minerals are also contained in a wide variety of other products ranging from automobiles, to aircraft, to cans.

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Mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo The richest ...

DEEP in the jungle of North Kivu, a lawless province in the Democratic Republic of Congo, a new road is being cut through the canopy. As birds chirp, hand saws cut noisily through trees. Men with ...

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Cassiterite company list

CAMIS SPRL is a company of European origin, registered in the Democratic Republic Congo. The Company involved mining, exploitation and sale all types mining products, including tantalum, niobium, tin, cobalt, gold, silver platinum.We pay great attention ...

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Bill Text - SB-861 Public contracts: contract eligibility ...

(j) Continued weak governance in the Democratic Republic of Congo has allowed the illicit trade in the minerals columbite-tantalite, cassiterite, wolframite, and gold to flourish, which empowers illegal armed groups, undermines local development, and results in a loss or misuse of tax revenue for the Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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DR Congo miners upset at US 'conflict mineral' rules

May 04, 2017 · Self-employed miners digging for cassiterite near Numbi in hilly eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. (AFP Photo/Griff Tapper) Numbi (DR Congo) (AFP) - In the lush hills of eastern DR Congo, where the trade in rare minerals has long fed unrest, miners complain that recent US rules against "conflict minerals" have bitten into their meagre income.

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Democratic Republic of Congo | Delve

Democratic Republic of Congo. Artisanal mining in the DRC has had a long history of widespread economic importance. In the 1980s, artisanal miners primarily focused on diamonds, but during the 1990s increases in demand for tantalum, tin and tungsten fueled further diversification of the sector. ... • Cassiterite • Cobalt • Coltan ...

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Conflict Minerals from the Democratic Republic of the ...

Conflict Minerals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo— Tin Processing Plants, a Critical Part of the Tin Supply Chain. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) analyzes mineral and metal supply chains to identify and describe major . components of material flows from ore extraction, through intermediate forms, to a final product. Supply chain ...

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'Conflict minerals' funding deadly violence in the ...

May 16, 2015 · News > World > Africa 'Conflict minerals' funding deadly violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo as EU plans laws to clean up trade. Brutal .

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Child labor still rife in Democratic Republic of Congo ...

Child labor Child labor still rife in Democratic Republic of Congo. June 12 is the World Day Against Child Labour. The UN estimates that 168 million children are being put to work globally.

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Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor - Democratic ...

Children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) engage in the worst forms of child labor, including in the forced mining of gold, tin ore (cassiterite), tantalum ore (coltan), and tungsten ore (wolframite), and are used in armed conflict, sometimes as a result of forcible recruitment or abduction by non-state armed groups.

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An iPhone in Congo: Photos by Michael Christopher Brown ...

Aug 16, 2012 · For its first ever Wireless Issue, TIME commissioned photographer Michael Christopher Brown to photograph the mineral mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo with his iPhone.

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How is the Conflict in the Congo Linked to the Cassiterite ...

How is the Conflict in the Congo linked to the cassiterite trade boom? David Barouski s 10/19/08 Presentation for Congo Week in Chicago, IL. The ongoing war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo is in part an economic war. The scramble for the Congolese natural resources has claimed millions of lives, several displaced, and transformed the Congo into a crime scene (sexual violence against ...

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Tin Resources of the World - USGS

German Democratic Republic (East Germany) and Czechoslovakia __ ... Tin resources of the world, exclusive of the U.S.S.R. and China_ 9 ... large, contain cassiterite throughout, and constitute major reserves of tin-for example, the Manono pegmatite in the Democratic Republic

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Talk:Cassiterite - Wikipedia

Cassiterite is part of WikiProject Geology, an attempt at creating a standardized, informative, comprehensive and easy-to-use geology resource. If you would like to participate, you can choose to edit this article, or visit the project page for more information. Start This article has been rated as Start-Class on the project's quality scale. Mid ...

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Manono-Kitotolo Mine, Tanganyika, DR Congo

Manono-Kitotolo Mine, Tanganyika, DR Congo : Huge pegmatite mined for columbite-tantalite. 1915 to the stop of mining in the mid 1980s, the deposit has produced about 140,000 tonnes of cassiterite concentrate and 4500 tonnes of ...

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Cassiterite company list

CAMIS SPRL is a company of European origin, registered in the Democratic Republic Congo. The Company involved mining, exploitation and sale all types mining products, including tantalum, niobium, tin, cobalt, gold, silver platinum.We pay great attention ...

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