Blog Posts in Raise Hope for Congo

Posted by Katrien Hinderdael on Jan 8, 2014
Foresight Africa panelists including John Prendergast

Yesterday, the Brookings Institution brought together a diverse panel of leading experts on Africa to discuss the greatest challenges Africa will face in 2014.

Posted by John Prendergast on Jan 7, 2014
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich

Corporations may not have a direct responsibility to end wars in far-flung corners of the Earth. But when parts of their products may come from a war zone, they can, in fact, help support peace by assuming more control over their supply chains. Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo is a case in point.

Posted by Enough Team on Jan 7, 2014
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich

Tech giant Intel on Monday announced that its entire 2014 line of microprocessors would be free from so-called “conflict minerals,” making them the first in the rare mineral-heavy industry to completely phase out their use in one of their products.

Posted by Kateri Kramer on Dec 6, 2013

A weekly roundup of must-read stories, posted every Friday.

Posted by Guest Contributor on Nov 27, 2013
Guest-blogger Elizabeth Atalay of Documama

I am not a big fan of violent video games, so clearly I’m not about to support a company that produces a product that feeds into real life armed conflict.