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January 19, 2016

Major electronics brands, including Apple, Samsung and Sony, are failing to do basic checks to ensure that cobalt mined by child laborers has not been used in their products, said Amnesty Internati...

Press Release
November 3, 2015

Claims by oil giant Shell that it has cleaned up heavily polluted areas of the Niger Delta are blatantly false, Amnesty International and the Centre for Environment, Human Rights and Development (C...

Press Release
October 2, 2015

Citing First Amendment, court limited government’s ability to require corporate disclosures and ignored positive impact of conflict minerals rule

Press Release
September 30, 2015

The Central African Republic’s (CAR) biggest traders have purchased diamonds worth several million dollars without adequately investigating whether they financed armed groups responsible for summar...

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