Topic: Fidel Bafilemba
While conflict minerals are certainly an important factor in Congo's conflict, guest blogger Laura Seay is not convinced they're the most important factor.
04/29/2011 02:26 pm
The plan for formalizing Congo's mining industry relies on the removal of armed groups from the process, but that is a difficult task.
04/29/2011 12:33 pm
There is widespread misunderstanding in Congo about US legislation targeting conflict minerals.
04/25/2011 04:35 pm
Africa Monitor Congo's Kabila revises Constitution: presidential candidates now only need a plurality
Congolese President Joseph Kabila altered Congo's election laws, eliminating the run-off system and allowing the candidate with a plurality to claim the presidency.
01/19/2011 03:09 pm
Recent fighting between the Congolese Army and the FDLR rebel group may be motivated by the military's desire to control minerals in the eastern Congo, writes ENOUGH blogger, Fidel Bafilemba.
12/21/2010 03:48 pm
The Congo mining ban has hurt the Congolese economy without making the area safer, according to a dispatch from an Enough Project researcher working in the region.
10/25/2010 03:55 pm