Europe - Advocating for conflict-free minerals
The devastating impacts of the trade in minerals linked to conflict and human rights abuses are well documented. The European Union has failed to offer an effective response to the problem. Its position is significantly undermining the leading international framework previously endorsed by the EU: the OECD's Due Diligence Guidance. There is a civil society campaign - endorsed by several Jesuit Social Centers - to support a European regulation that aligns with the OECD Due Diligence Guidance. Click here to become involved.