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06 Dec 2017 description

Organizaciones y redes regionales e internacionales que trabajamos en el fortalecimiento de la protección de defensoras y defensores de derechos humanos en Honduras, expresamos nuestra profunda preocupación por el incremento de la violencia política y la represión de la protesta social en este país centroamericano, desatada en el contexto del proceso electoral y la declaratoria de estado de excepción.

10 Sep 2017 description
report Global Witness

Les entreprises qui exportent et commercialisent des minerais provenant de la région des Grands Lacs africains ont opéré quelques progrès en matière d’approvisionnement responsable, mais elles doivent fournir davantage d’efforts

Moins de la moitié des firmes officiellement enregistrées en 2015 comme exportant des minerais de l’est de la République démocratique du Congo, du Rwanda et de l’Ouganda ont publié un rapport sur leur exercice du devoir de diligence pour cette année-là.

10 Sep 2017 description
report Global Witness

New analysis shows companies exporting and trading minerals from the African Great Lakes region have made some progress on responsible sourcing, but must do more

Less than half of companies officially recorded as exporting minerals in 2015 from eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda and Uganda published due diligence reports for that year.

30 Aug 2017 description
report Global Witness

$750 million in mining revenues fails to reach treasury in Democratic Republic of Congo – Global Witness

London, 21 July 2017 – A toxic combination of corruption and mismanagement in Democratic Republic of Congo’s revenues agencies and state mining companies is leaching a fifth of all mining revenues away from the state budget, Global Witness reveals today. Its report ‘Regime Cash Machine’ shows that at least $750 million went missing over three years – money that should have been used on vital public services for the Congolese people.