13 July 2020
Competition between industrial and artisanal miners has been a source of tension in the DR Congo's mineral-rich provinces of Haut-Katanga and Lualaba, leading to interventions by state security forces. Crisis Group's latest report, "Mineral Concessions: Avoiding Conflict in DR Congo’s Mining Heartland" discusses how the government and international mining companies can best address this conflict risk.
Please join us for a live, online conversation featuring:Speakers:Anouk Rigterink, Economics of Conflict Fellow at International Crisis GroupNelleke van de Walle, Central Africa Project Deputy Director at International Crisis GroupDino Mahtani, Deputy Director Africa Program at International Crisis Group.
Moderator:Tarek Ghani, Chief Economist and Future of Conflict Program Director at International Crisis Group.
Date: 13 July 2020Time: 9am Washington/EDT, 2pm Kinshasa/WAT, 3pm Brussels/CEST
Audience questions will be taken. The post-event recording will be available here.
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