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USA: Reject legal threat to lifesaving Conflict Minerals Rule ...
6 January 2014

US corporate interests must not be allowed to invalidate the Conflict Minerals Rule, which requires companies to investigate and disclose whether their ...

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DRC: Death threats and intimidation silencing human rights ...
16 December 2013

Death threats and intimidation by armed groups and state security forces in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo over the past year have made it ...

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Democratic Republic of Congo: “Better to die while speaking ...
16 December 2013

For over two decades, the eastern provinces of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have been marred by successive waves of instability and ...

Report       AFR 62/008/2013

Democratic Republic of Congo: Model letter to the Minister of ...
14 November 2013

AI Index: AFR 62/007/2013. Model letter. Government action: Letter-writing to the Minister of Gender, Family and Child, Geneviève INAGOSI. ...

Document       AFR 62/007/2013

Democratic Republic of Congo: Persistent insecurity and ...
23 August 2013

In light of renewed regional political engagement with the security situation in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and increased resources ...

Report       AFR 62/006/2013

Chinese mining industry contributes to abuses in Democratic ...
19 June 2013

A new report examines the human rights impact of Chinese mining companies operating in the south-eastern area of the Democratic Republic of Congo ...

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Democratic Republic of the Congo: Profits and loss: Mining ...
19 June 2013

The Democratic Republic of the Congo has some of the world's most important mineral reserves. For more than a decade the extraction of these resources ...

Report       AFR 62/001/2013

Amnesty International | Chinese mining industry contributes to ...
19 June 2013

Chinese mining companies operating in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) need to do more to prevent their operations from leading to human ...

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Spokesperson available for initial appearance of Bosco ...
25 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. MEDIA ADVISORY. AI index: AFR 62/005/2013. 25 March 2013. Spokesperson available for ...

PressItem       AFR 62/005/2013

Democratic Republic of the Congo: 10 facts you should know ...
20 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS. AI Index: AFR 62/004/2013. 20 March 2013. 10 facts you should ...

Questions And Answers       AFR 62/004/2013