Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

Poor agreement on the European Regulation of Responsible Sourcing

The European Institutions – Commission, Council and Parliament – have reached an agreement on the so-called “Conflict Minerals” Regulation last Wednesday.  Civil society organisations, both  in Europe and in the […]

Migration trends across the western route of the Mediterranean

The Moroccan border with the Spanish cities of Ceuta and Melilla Syrian people fleeing from the conflict usually arrive to Morocco from Algeria, where they did not need a visa […]

Frontiers of fear

Since January 2015, it is estimated that 2000 people have died by drowning in the Mediterranean Sea whilst trying to reach Europe.  Dozens more suffer major injuries in their attempts […]

5e Conférence Mondiale de L’Initiative pour la Transparence des Industries Extractives

L’ITIE tenait sa 5e conférence mondiale, avec pour thème « la transparence compte », à Paris ces 2 et 3 mars 2011.  Cette initiative, créée en 2002, rassemble des gouvernements, entreprises et […]