Democratic Republic of Congo (61)
Sep 12 2023 12:20pm
DR Congo: Huge expansion in cobalt and copper mining is ‘wrecking lives’ - new report
One-hundred page report shows how multinational mining companies are d...
May 3 2023 11:23am
East/Southern Africa: journalists in Rwanda among those in region suffering repression
In Ethiopia, at least 29 journalists and media workers arrested last y...
Apr 14 2023 12:06pm
DR Congo: Authorities must investigate war crimes amid withdrawal of Rwandan-backed M23 rebels
In response to reports that the March 23 Movement (M23) armed group ha...
Feb 17 2023 1:27pm
DR Congo: Investigation reveals Rwandan-backed M23 rebels heinous killing spree and rape of over sixty women
M23 rebels killed at least twenty men and raped dozens of women and gi...
Jan 21 2022 2:23pm
UK: Government and Britishvolt must be 'transparent and honest' about environmental and human rights risks of sourcing metals
Responding to news that the UK government will be investing £100m in B...
Aug 14 2019 1:19pm
Southern Africa: Leaders must ramp up efforts to stop people with albinism being killed for body parts
Approximately 150 people with albinism have been killed in countries s...
Jul 8 2019 1:02pm
DRC: Bosco Ntaganda conviction provides long-awaited justice for victims of 'grotesque' crimes
Following today’s International Criminal Court conviction of Bosco Nta...
Jul 4 2019 12:18pm
Urgent Action: Artisanal miners at risk as the army moves in
Some 10,000 artisanal miners are at risk of serious human rights viola...
Mar 21 2019 12:00am
Electric vehicle companies called on to produce 'ethical battery' within five years
Challenge laid down to industry giants at Nordic Electric Vehicle (EV)...
Jan 3 2019 6:03pm
Democratic Republic of Congo: authorities must re-open media outlets and end election crackdown
Internet cut off and radio and TV stations targeted, while election re...