Conflict Minerals

Conflict minerals are minerals mined in conditions of armed conflict and human rights abuses, notably in the eastern provinces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.These minerals are in all our electronics devices. Government troops and militias fight to control the mines, murdering and raping civilians to fracture the structure of society. Together, we must create a demand for responsible sourcing for minerals from Congo.
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Put an End to Blood Minerals:  Why we all have a role in Congo's conflict

Who's to Blame for Congo's Atrocities?

Actress and activist Robin Wright recently visited eastern Congo with the Enough Project, to see first-hand the effects of the fight to control Congo's confl.

For a second time, The Enough Project has ranked the largest electronics companies on their efforts toward using and investing in conflict-free minerals in their products. See how your favorite smart-phone manufacturers and other companies match up!

The War in Congo -- Raise Hope for Congo has reliable statistics, as well as information on how to take action for peace. Over million displaced. Democratic Republic of the Congo is home to the deadliest conflict since World War II.

From Child Miner to Jewelry Store: The Six Steps to Conflict Gold in Congo

INFOGRAPHIC: The Conflict Gold Rush. Conflict gold is the greatest generator of revenue for armed groups operating and committing mass atrocities in eastern Congo.

Conflict Mineral Rule 1502 – Here’s the Skinny

SEC Rules on Transparency in Conflict Minerals

Congo Copper Mine Deals Questioned

EU passes regulation forcing member states to identify the source of imported minerals in order to prevent financing armed groups in civil or international conflicts

International organisations such as the OECD and the United Nations, and pressure groups including the Enough Project and Global Witness, want to cut the rebels' access to funds by insisting that companies do due diligence on metals they buy.

For many in the West, slavery is a far off, historical concept. But a new index shows that consumers all over the world are getting products that at some.

Congo Copper Mine Deals Questioned

EU passes regulation forcing member states to identify the source of imported minerals in order to prevent financing armed groups in civil or international conflicts

The Enough Project

Conflict minerals reports are filed, but what do they say?

Full disclosure: How SEC’s conflict mineral rule could affect you

Demorcratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Colton/Tantalum CC

Breaking News:   SEC Votes to Adopt Conflict Minerals Rules.

Breaking News: SEC Votes to Adopt Conflict Minerals Rules.

New Enough Report: Dodd-Frank Bill Leads to Decrease in Conflict Minerals Trade in Congo, Smuggling Remains a Concern.

New Enough Report: Dodd-Frank Bill Leads to Decrease in Conflict Minerals Trade in Congo, Smuggling Remains a Concern.

Must-Know Facts You Probably Don't Know About Conflict Minerals

Must-Know Facts You Probably Don't Know About Conflict Minerals

SEC sets date for long-awaited vote on 'conflict minerals' rules.

The US Securities and Exchange Commission will vote in August on controversial rules requiring extensive reporting from companies using ‘conflict minerals’ in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The prayer of a Congo native asking Apple to launch world's first conflict-free phone.

Apple: time to make a conflict-free iPhone

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