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Child Slavery in Cobalt Mining in Congocopperbeltkatangamining/mining-companies-in-the-…Is the DRC a good place to mine?With an estimated USD 24 trillion in untapped mineral deposits of cobalt, diamonds, gold, copper, and other minerals, the DRC is a key mining destination, with a large number of mining companies actively operating across the country.

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copperbeltkatangamining/mining-companies-in-the-…Where is the Kinsevere mine in the DRC?Copperbelt Katanga Mining is currently tracking almost numerous mining projects in the DRC across all stages of development. Among these projects is the Kinsevere Mine, located 30 km north of Lubumbashi, in the Kipushi Territory in the Katanga Province.

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copperbeltkatangamining/mining-companies-in-the-…What should the Congolese government do about mining contracts?The Congolese government should ensure disclosure of all beneficial owners of mining companies, mining contracts and public, project-level payment reporting for all of Congo's mining contracts, in line with Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) reporting standards and best practice.

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