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Conflict Minerals: Why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground

Friday, 20 May 2016 09:00

A new video interview explains why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground. CIDSE press release - 20 May 2016.

Media Alert - NGOs welcome support of European Parliament for duty of care legislation

Wednesday, 18 May 2016 15:33

Brussels, 18 May 2016 – NGOs welcome support of European Parliamentarians for duty of care legislation of EU corporations towards people affected by their activities

EU member states are watering down proposals that would help stop conflict minerals

Wednesday, 06 April 2016 10:36

Last year the European Parliament voted in favor of a strong regulation that would help fight trade in conflict minerals, but member states have been looking to weaken the plans.

Press briefing 14 March, Brussels

Tuesday, 08 March 2016 17:22

EU talks on Conflict Minerals regulation and launch of the Campaign: “Tell EU leaders to stop conflict minerals”

Press release: A new campaign gives voice to citizens to tell EU leaders to “Stand up in favor of an ambitious regulation on conflict minerals”

Monday, 07 March 2016 16:02

One month after the beginning of the Trialogue on conflict minerals (the negotiations between the European Parliament, the European Commission and the 28 EU Member States that form the EU Council) CIDSE, EurAc and Commission Justice & Paix launch a campaign to maintain high pressure on EU decision makers.