Human Rights

Calls for the EU to help prevent conflict funded by exploitation and trade of minerals in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

In 2010, the US Congress passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Pub. L. No. 111-203, 124 Stat. 1376 (2010) (Dodd-Frank). Section 1052 of the Dodd-Frank, which relates to ‘conflict minerals’, aims to prevent violence and violation … Continue reading

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