Conflict Minerals: Why the state of play on the EU regulation is not enough to achieve change on the ground
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.
Brussels, 18 May 2016 – NGOs welcome support of European Parliamentarians for duty of care legislation of EU corporations towards people affected by their activities
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.
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”
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.