Monthly Archives: February 2011

Business and Social Responsibility

Businessweek today included an interesting article on the economic implications of recent U.S. regulations aiming to curb the mining of “conflict minerals” in the Congo. Rwandan officials, claiming that it will be exceedingly difficult for small-scale miners in their nation … Continue reading

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CLI has 501(c)(3) status!

CLI officially came into existence as an organization nearly one year ago and has operated successfully in the United States and in the Congo throughout that period. Yesterday, however, we received official word that a significant milestone has been attained: … Continue reading

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New Developments in Congo’s Presidential Election

In the news today, it appears that a challenger to Joseph Kabila’s presidency believes that he can win this year’s election without combining forces with politicians from opposing parties. This runs counter to the strategy that these challengers were expected … Continue reading

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