4 Nov 2015 and South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo wish to thank the staff . Commités de Developpement Communautaires (Community . Large mining concessions were granted to Belgian companies and .. gold and other precious minerals. . cattle ranche
23 Figure 2: Pathway for Community Engagement to Confront Slavery such as tin, tungsten, tantalum and gold are shipped to industrialized nations for use in electronics, jewelry a 2011 Free the Slaves investigation in Congo's North Kivu province that ..
25 Mar 2015 For example, gold mines in South Kivu that were previously occupied by and community consultation.16 The Congolese government is (Walikale), Abambua (Walikale), Lwizi (Masisi), the gold mines near Ruzirantaka,.
Pushed into the forefront, the Banyamulenge, (Congolese Tutsi), are more an The mineral resources, mainly gold in North Kivu, could very quickly .. Rwandan troops have been recently re-deployed to areas around Masisi and . in North Kivu, has undermined the
2 May 2016 North Kivu, a small province rich in fertile land and mines (diamonds, gold, wolfram, coltan), has consistently been the worst-affected area. Since the end of March some 45,000 IDPs in North Kivu's Masisi territory have been paying This sit
25 Oct 2016 BGR supports the DRC Ministry of Mines and its associated . “Panafrican gold province” in North and South Kivu is the youngest and gold deposits in Walikale and Masisi territories/North Kivu and in A case study of trade relations betw
1E: Official gold production and export data (Kg) for the DRC 2010-2013 . 1H: iTSCi South Kivu Mine concentrate production (Kg) by territory Q2 2011 .. breakthrough in terms of facilitating systematic community organisation and civil . production and trade
As such, this chapter analyses the process of mining urbanisation in the Kivu provinces as a mining town situated in the hills of Masisi, North Kivu, in Eastern Congo. As part of a larger project on community peace consolidation set up by the . this resear
29 Jun 2012 A controversial UN report on DR Congo has focussed attention on Rwanda's alleged role in the current army mutiny, but the document also reveals intriguing details about including the mining of precious minerals such as tin and gold. Forces
5 Jan 2015 The conflict in Congo, and the role of gold and other minerals in that conflict, has from diverse stakeholders including miners, mining community civil society and Masisi conflict-free gold mines under development in the Kivus? des Femmes i
AND SOUTH KIVU, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO . 2a) Bulenga community: Land conflict between landowners over Kagarama and . Another conflict over gold resources in Twangiza in Mwenga territory has set artisanal miners .. different if it had targeted the terri
10 Aug 2015 Community struggles against oil palm company Feronia-PHC in the .. Context of the province of North Kivu, Democratic Republic of In the Province of North Kivu, mining is taking place in the territoires of Walikale, Masisi, Rutshuru, Beni, t
28 Dec 2016 The Group of Experts on the Democratic Republic of the Congo, whose mandate was Meanwhile, gold remains by far the mineral most used to .. Nyatura groups largely comprise members of the Hutu community in Rutshuru groups currently active in
16 Jan 2009 Community) on the side of the Congolese army is no longer under discussion. There is no doubt about the seriousness of the crisis in North Kivu, but the concentration of collapse of activity in the mining sector in Katanga and Eastern Kasai, .
More than mining: Supporting economic opportunity in the Congo with clean energy a community transitioning away from a reliance on artisanal gold mining as the focuses on the mining community of Ma Noire in the North Kivu province,
31 Mar 2014 The rich mineral mines of the Democratic Republic of Congo supply valuable digging for the mineral cassiterite and panning for gold in a nearby river. .. projects at a number of mines in Masisi [a province in North Kivu], which is good news,&qu
The Congo wars and the role of artisanal mining in the conflict (1996–2003). 9. 4.3. Artisanal mining Export statistics of 3Ta minerals in North and South Kivu (2007–2009). 49. 2. working in the eastern DRC, who in turn support a wider community. .. chains
Although the mineral business is dominated by men in the DRC, it is still the fastest way (FEDEM), which flanked COOPERAMMA in the protection of women in Masisi territory. . “In the Committee I am the only one (woman) for the North Kivu province. “Since bo
conservation within the international business community. She also coordinates Uganda Gold Mines Ltd., foresees future supplies as highly dependent .. camp at Mushaki in Masisi, the UN estimated that among over 3,000 war-torn north Kivu province in t
7 Jun 2019 Acting Coordinator. Group of Experts on the Democratic Republic of the Congo combatants, dependants and Rwandan refugees from Masisi, North Kivu, to Kalehe, For instance, in South Kivu, several Burundian armed the illegal mining of tin (cas
The Mining industry of the Democratic Republic of the Congo is a significant factor in the .. Six other Canadian companies have previously owned Congolese gold properties, including Barrick Gold (1996–1998), and Moto Goldmines . A study of coltan miners in Nort
The struggle for survival through artisanal mining of coltan, as well as the fighting of the diamonds and a significant potential in gold, uranium, manganese, tin, tantalum, . in 2007 suggested that for a bag of wood charcoal from Masisi and solg in (DR
legislation relative to small-scale mining permits, community consultation, and environmental . mineral commodities: gold in Ituri province, diamonds in the two Kasais, copper and cobalt in. Katanga, and .. Katanga, Kivu, and in the north of the country adjacen
gold-mining communities in the provinces of North and South Kivu, Maniema and Orientale in the Democratic .. The international community largely ignored Congolese efforts. – at times even .. in North. Kivu – Walikale, Masisi, Lutunguru,.
ABOVE: Sifting through cassiterite, Bisie mine, North Kivu, April 2008. the 85th brigade of the Congolese national army at Bisie cassiterite mine, North Kivu, told Global Witness that at least 90% of gold exports .. patrolling the road between Sake and
Cover image: Gold Mine in Kalehe, South Kivu (Photo: IPIS). Authors: Ken The 2016-2018 mapping of artisanal mining sites in eastern DRC was funded by the International Or- goldmines north of the Osso-Walikale-Masisi axis in Walikale Territory. This
27 Jun 2011 Allegations of gold smuggling from Nord-Kivu and Ituri Congolese conflict minerals starkly illustrate the complex interconnections that CNDP's military structure and parallel administration in the territories of Masisi .. munities. Al
16 Aug 2017 Group of Experts on the Democratic Republic of the Congo extended mineral trade in North Kivu Province as well as the ongoing sale of tags on the black market in Kampala remains the main transit hub for gold smuggled out of the Democratic .