Conflict Minerals

Five Stories You May Have Missed This Week

Here at Enough, we often swap emails with interesting articles and feature stories that we come across in our favorite publications and on our favorite websites. We wanted to share some of these stories with you as part of our effort to keep you up to date on what you need to know in the world of anti-genocide and crimes against humanity work.

Politico Op-ed: Aaron Rodgers raises hope for Congo

Editor's Note: This op-ed by Raise Hope for Congo campaign manager JD Stier was orignally published on Politico.

Report: Coming Clean: A Proposal for Getting Conflict Minerals Back on Track

Although substantial progress has been made in supply chain reform and demilitarizing mines in the DRC, gaps in the mineral certification process threaten to undermine these advances, a new Enough Project report argues.

Five Stories You May Have Missed This Week

Here at Enough, we often swap emails with interesting articles and feature stories that we come across in our favorite publications and on our favorite websites. We wanted to share some of these stories with you as part of our effort to keep you up to date on what you need to know in the world of anti-genocide and crimes against humanity work.

The M23 Rebellion is Over

The M23 rebel group announced on November 5 that it will disarm and  “pursue by purely political means the search for solutions” to the root causes of the conflict. This announcement comes as a victory for the 18-month effort to defeat the M23, led by the Congolese army and the U.N. Intervention Brigade, and supported by a vast network of Congolese and international civil society groups and activists.

Five Stories You May Have Missed This Week

Here at Enough, we often swap emails with interesting articles and feature stories that we come across in our favorite publications and on our favorite websites. We wanted to share some of these stories with you as part of our effort to keep you up to date on what you need to know in the world of anti-genocide and crimes against humanity work.

The Power of Collaboration: Students in the International Movement for Peace in Congo

Editor's Note: This piece originally appeared on the STAND blog. It highlights the power of partnership between students and the ability to create change within a college network. As our strongest student partner, STAND has helped us implement the conflict minerals movement on campuses across the country. Now, the Enough Project is working with STAND to promote a sign-on letter to Special Envoy to the Great Lakes region, Russ Feingold.

Report: Taking Back Eastern Congo – Comprehensively Addressing the M23 and FDLR Rebel Groups

new Enough Project field report analyzes the strength levels of two key rebel groups in eastern Congo and recommends political and security strategies for U.N. and U.S. leaders to pursue with the Congolese and Rwandan governments as part of a comprehensive peace process.

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