how the democratic republic of congo's booming mining exports are failing to the largest protected tropical rainforest in africa – salonga national park in
mining site conditions on the ground remain the weakest spots of most schemes. . violence. the complex drc mining landscape leads to major risks for local
oil and gas dominate the extraction industries of the republic of the congo (french: position of republic of the congo within africa highlighted. location presently no major mining activities are underway although there are some
serious and fatal accidents on mine sites are regularly reported by media and ngos. china is set to remain a major importer of congolese copper and cobalt.
3 oct 2019 at least 22 killed in congo gold mine collapse authorities say mining giant an average of 2000 illegal miners enter their sites in congo
14 sep 2018 tech companies are trying to clean up the way they source cobalt a key ingredient in batteries for smartphones laptops and electric cars
15 mar 2018 in an ornate room in democratic republic of congo's presidential palace last week some of global mining's most powerful men faced off
the mining industry of the democratic republic of the congo is a significant factor in the world's production of cobalt copper diamond tantalum tin and gold. it is the democratic republic of the congo's largest source of export income. .. mining in th
the katanga region in drc is rich in copper cobalt and uranium deposits. at the time the biggest mines showed 30 to 50 m in diameter and 7 to 8 m deep used to support the roof of mine shafts set in place by the people excavating.
19 mar 2018 ipis launches a major update of it's drc webmap displaying data on more then 2400 artisanal mining sites in eastern drc and more then 800
29 jul 2019 in total we examined data on 2026 artisanal mining sites 3695 large-scale mining concessions and 6542 conflict events that occurred
controlling areas in the north and north-west of the. drc. authorities controlling areas in eastern drc. . and with the exception of the major mine-processor.
the democratic republic of the congo's (drc) mining sector presents a largest undeveloped gold mine in africa with about 13 – 14 million ounces of gold reserves. . of ballots in two constituencies resulting in the closure of polling sites.
6 jul 2019 while the majority of congo's cobalt comes from large mining sites where rock is dug up by trucks from the bottom of deep pits a growing
17 oct 2019 democratic republic of congo recognised for progress on eiti implementation . representatives from some of the largest mining companies worked together . by the city or the territory within which operation takes place.
12 oct 2018 i documented the horrors at 31 artisanal mining sites in the there are more than 255000 creuseurs mining cobalt in drc at least 35000 of whom yet while major consumer electronic and automobile brands state they do
an eminently mining country the republic of congo is the centre of its soil harbours a wide variety of mineral species with facies of often very high . and collected either during scientific missions or bought on the spot by travellers few
13 aug 2019 on the cobalt front china controls seven of the largest drc mines led escape the vagaries of the “spot” market china holds the whip hand.
22 aug 2019 large-scale copper mining companies face local opposition because of high levels of unemployment in mining areas and the “common
16 jul 2019 “any further involvement of state security forces on mine sites will increase miners' social risk exposure which is already probably the biggest