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New Global Witness research shows EU must do more about conflict minerals

Posted by peacedevelopmentnetwork on September 29, 2014

New Global Witness research shows EU must do more to reduce deadly #conflictminerals trade: http://t.co/aJeA9LM7N9 EU trade in tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold (‘conflict minerals’ when sourced from DRCongo for example) was responsible for almost a quarter (€28.5 billion) of the global trade in tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold ores and metals, which was worth over €123 billion.

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