Platonic hydrocarbons
Décembre 21st, 2015 - Editorial

Conférence consultative sur les Accords de Paix et les Minerais de Conflit en République Démocratique du Congo 

L'opacité entourant la vente d'actions Freeport-McMoran dans Tenke Fungurume Mining (TFM) à la China Molybdenum a soulevé de sérieuses préoccupations de la population.

Research Reports

Resource Insights

  • déc 10th, 2015

    OSISA, through this project, will analyse mining legislations of 12 SADC countries to identify similarities, differences, innovations and best practices for peer-learning.

  • nov 15th, 2015

    But unlike the nations on Botswana’s periphery, the regime is considered one of Africa’s ‘clean’ political diamonds, receiving the score of least corrupt country on the continent. It is important to get to the bottom of diamond mining in Botswana interrogating transparency and accountability.

  • nov 15th, 2015

    There is expectation that banks undertake due diligence on their potential clients before they can fund them to support social and environmental accountability. Mining activities, if not properly managed can destroy the environment, illegally displace people; pollute air, soil, and water, as well as become the source of illicit financial flows.

  • juil 28th, 2013

    The illegal trade in natural resources, especially minerals in the east of the DRC, is one of the factors that contribute to political instability and make it difficult to consolidate peace and democracy.

African Network of Centers for Investigative Reporting
Jan 24th, 2015

Dans un puits de mine au fond baigné d’eau boueuse, 50 hommes donnent des coups de pelle sur les parois friables. D’autres tentent de ranimer une vieille pompe à eau afin de pouvoir drainer le puits et atteindre la couche de boue sous l’eau.