To shift the market in a socially responsible direction, consumers must demand conflict free electronics. The main blockage preventing public outcry against this horrifying rape culture is that most people are still unaware of the devastating impacts that the mining industry has had on the Democratic Republic of the Congo. However, if corporations clean up their supply chain by integrating conflict free certified minerals, the DRC would benefit from their resource rich land.
Three students from Champlain College, Samantha Segalas-Shaw (picture...
Precious Earth minerals that come at a cost untold
Blood, sweat and tears
Plaguing the mining industry for years
I dream of a #ConflictFreeSociety
Purchasing with integrity
Preservation of biodiversity
Morality within the global community
Tabling on the North campus at AUT university in New Zealand was empowering for a number of students and staff members. To my surprise, not one person who stopped by our table had ever heard of the term “conflict minerals”. This experience helped me remembe...