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Voir cette page en français. Slavery in the Congo Slavery in 'Conflict Minerals' The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC or Congo) is rich in resources that make modern life possible—minerals used by industrialized nations in manufacturing, jewelry, and many other industries.

Democratic Republic of Congo Mining News and Commentary ...

Randgold Resources is not yet paying the higher royalties and taxes required by the Democratic Republic of Congo's new mining code as the gold miner is still negotiating with the government.

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Conflict | Global ...

Democratic Republic of Congo The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a vast country with an immense wealth of natural resources. But instead of driving development, these riches have attracted all kinds of predators – from armed groups to cowboy firms.

Tracing conflict gold in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Artisanal gold miners in the Democratic Republic of the Congo use their hands and crude tools to find and extract gold. They get paid only when they find the mineral. ... Ngweshe is a small mining ...

The toll of the cobalt mining industry on health and the ...

A CBS News investigation of child labor in cobalt mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo has revealed that tens of thousands of children are growing up without a childhood today – two years ...

Republic of Congo Mining & Environmental Law & Regulations ...

REPUBLIC OF CONGO (CONGO-BRAZZAVILLE) - MINING REGULATION. GENERAL. The Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) is located in Central Africa, with Gabon bordering the west, Cameroon to the northwest, the Central African Republic to the northeast and the Democratic Republic of Congo …

Republic of Congo : Mining Sector Review - World Bank

The Republic of Congo covers an area of 342,000 square kilometers (km), of which forests occupy three-fifths, the rest being dominated by savannah. Oil has long been the principal resource of Congo. Since the first exploitations were launched in 1970, the oil sector has become the dominant economic ...

Cobalt mining in Congo: Child labor still rife - cnn.com

The clean energy revolution hinges on the Democratic Republic of Congo — where conflict, corruption, and child labor are rife. P L A Y A GA I N. ... mining for cobalt in shifts. The diggers ...

Democratic Republic of the Congo | Culture, History ...

Democratic Republic of the Congo, country located in central Africa.Officially known as the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the country has a 25-mile (40-km) coastline on the Atlantic Ocean but is otherwise landlocked. It is the second largest country on the continent; only Algeria is larger. The capital, Kinshasa, is located on the Congo River about 320 miles (515 km) from its mouth.

Findings on the Worst Forms of Child Labor - Democratic ...

In 2017, the Democratic Republic of the Congo made a minimal advancement in efforts to eliminate the worst forms of child labor. During the year, the government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo adopted a revised Mining Code which includes penalties …

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Conflict | Global ...

Democratic Republic of Congo. The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a vast country with an immense wealth of natural resources. But instead of driving development, these riches have attracted all kinds of predators – from armed groups to cowboy firms.

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, artisanal mining is a ...

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, artisanal mining is a remnant of the once-booming gem industry. By Tom Wilson Digger pans for diamonds in the River Kwango, Tembo.

Mining Jobs in Dem. Rep. Congo - Careermine

Mining jobs found in Dem. Rep. Congo. Get daily mining job alerts. New mining job vacancies on Careermine.

Congo Mining Ltd SARL: Private Company Information - …

Company Overview. Congo Mining Ltd SARL owns the Mayoko-Moussondji Iron Project which offers iron ore mining services. The company is based in Republic of the Congo.

Kanu Equipment Congo | Mining Equipment Congo ...

Kanu Equipment Congo Limited offers world-class equipment to the earthmoving, construction, quarrying and mining industries.Supported by established relationships with OEMs (Original Parts Manufacturers) Kanu maintains a high level of service and delivery.

Inside the Democratic Republic of Congo's Diamond Mines ...

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, almost all diamond mining is done by hand. It's a labor-intensive process that requires hauling away layers of dirt and rock, sometimes 50 feet deep, to ...

Children mining cobalt in Democratic Republic of Congo ...

A CBS News investigation has found child labor being used in the dangerous mining of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The mineral cobalt is used in virtually all batteries in common ...

Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ...

Congo, Democratic Republic - Mining and MineralsCongo (DR) - Mining and Minerals This is a best prospect industry sector for this country. Includes a market overview and trade data.

Hidden costs of cobalt mining in DR Congo -- ScienceDaily

May 26, 2017 — Mining for valuable minerals in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a major driving factor in the illegal hunting of great apes and other wildlife for food, a new study ...

Republic of Congo - Mining Sector | export.gov

The mining sector in the Republic of Congo is still in its infancy. There are currently no large-scale mining operations, only small-scale domestic operations. However, the country is believed to have significant reserves of iron ore, copper, diamonds, phosphate, potash, and gold, among other possibilities.

Democratic Republic of Congo | Extractive Industries ...

The mining rights stipulated in the Mining Code are: research permit, operation permits, small-scale mining operation permits, and permits for the use of residues. ... This EITI Report covers Democratic Republic of Congo's extractive sector in 2012. It was published in December 2014.

Republic of Congo - Mining sector review (English) | The ...

Republic of Congo - Mining sector review (English) Abstract. The Republic of Congo covers an area of 342,000 square kilometers (km), of which forests occupy three …

Democratic Republic of Congo - Mining Africa

Although the Democratic Republic of the Congo has vast natural resources, it is also severely lacking in infrastructure and political stability, and is deeply corrupt.The country has, and has had several names. It is known as Congo-Kinshasa, DR Congo, DROC, DRC and simply Congo.

Democratic Republic of Congo Mining & Environmental Law ...

DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO MINING REGULATION. GENERAL. The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has vast natural resource wealth and holds the world's largest deposits of copper and cobalt.

The World Factbook — Central Intelligence Agency

New mining projects, particularly iron ore, which entered production in late 2013, may add as much as $1 billion to annual government revenue. The Republic of the Congo is a member of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) and shares a common currency – the Central African Franc – with five other member states in the ...

Democratic Republic of Congo reforms Mining Code - ey.com

The Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) law n°18/001 of 9 March 2018, reforming the Mining Code (MC), was assented to by the President on 9 March and published in …

Mining in the Republic of the Congo - Infogalactic: the ...

Mining code. In April 2005, the Republic of the Congo introduced a new Mining Code under Law4-2005. The new mining code offers attractive terms and establishes a clear regime from exploration and exploitation agreements.

KPMG GLOBAL MINING INSTITUTE

2 | Democratic Republic of Congo mining guide Executive summary The Democratic Republic of the Congo's (DRC) mining sector presents a high-risk high-return opportunity. The country has a unique position with substantial untapped gold, cobalt and high-grade copper reserves, but