RESEARCH > Glencore in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Title: Contracts, Human Rights and Taxation: How a Company exploits a Country Published: 2011

Summary: This investigation conducted in the mining region of Katanga impressively demonstrates how human rights are constantly violated and the social consequences of such violations. The most serious problems are the precarious situation of artisanal miners, the working conditions in the mines and the impact on the communities in their vicinity.

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