Conflict Minerals: Stories from the Mouth of the Mine
Conflict minerals are the source of one of Congo’s deadliest conflicts. In November 2009, Enough Project consultant Sasha Lezhnev traveled to Congo to investigate the conflict minerals supply chain, beginning at the mouth of the mine. This is his story.
Country of Origin: USA
Keywords: Conflict Minerals, Natural Resources, DRC, Democratic Republic of Congo, mine, gold, child labour, conflict mines, forced labour, minerals, TNCs, transnational companies, mobile phones, corporations, circuit board
Target Audience: 12-15 Years 16+ years 8-12 years Adult and Community Settings Transition Year Youth Groups
Curriculum Subjects: Business Studies Civic Social and Political Education Education for Sustainable Development
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