débrouillardise certifying conflictfree minerals in athe description is based on a desk study and interview material from a research visit of several weeks in south kivu, drc, in september to october with a colleague and partners from local ngos, to mining sites in the administrative territories walungu and mwenga as well as southern fizi.milliondec 02, · of which occurred in the drcs ituri, north kivu, and south kivu provinces.7 additional estimated 9, people in fizi territory, according tomining companies in the drc copperbelt katanga miningmay 04, · mining 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. owned by mmg , this is one of the most important copper mines inat least dead in dr congo g mine collapse ministerdec , · the makungu mine where the accident took place is located in the fizi district of sud kivu near the border with the tanganyika province. at least people were killed in a g mine trafficking of coltan in the democratic republic ofthe armed forces of the democratic republic of congo maimai alleluia in the territory of fizi and shabunda, south kivu smuggled from mines in south kivu an d maniema provinces. 2.at least dead in dr congo g mine collapse dailydec , · at least people were killed in a g mine collapse in the democratic republic of congo, a local minister said on sunday. the deaths occurred overnight at a mine in south kivulandslide in a g quarry kills one and two injured injan 07, · landslide in a g quarry kills one and two injured in ngalula (fizi), south kivu, drc may 23, may 23, arnbethnic an artisanal miner was killed on friday may in a g mining quarry in ngalula village, in ngandja sector (fizi territory).drc irin update on uvira zone, south kivu,97irin update on uvira zone, south kivu, democratic republic of congo, december 97 . introduction . uvira zone, flash point of the 9697 zaire war and long a troublespot in the postcolonial history of the democratic republic of congo, once again faces an uncertain future.mapping artisanal mining areas and mineral supply chainseastern drc. the frequency of armed interference at the visited mining sites was highest in north kivu, south kivu and ituri, where armed interference was reported at at least a third of the visited mines. the relative number of cases of armed interference in the province of maniema is significantly lower at %,drc new certified mines in south kivu 06//dec 06, · speaking to the local media on dec. 2, south kivus mines minister, apollinaire bulindi claimed that the mining sector of the province, which is made up largely of concessions worked by smallscale miners, had been restructured and had made a lot of progress regarding authorized and clean operations in . in early december, the province counted 73 newly certified mines whose outputdr congo more than 50 killed in g mine collapse newssep , · the collapse was triggered by torrential rainfall in the democratic republic of congo's south kivu province. hundreds of mostly young men were working in the dangerous g mines when the accidentat least dead in democratic republic of congo g minedec 30, · much of the g mined in sud kivu is smuggled out of the country to uganda, rwanda and burundi, and from there allegedly to dubai, according to the oecd. rebel militia frequently use illicit g trading as a source of financing. president joepeh kabila in 10 imposed a ninemonth ban on illegal mining in three provinces including sud kivu.south kivu congovirtualthe province of south kivu has an area of 69,0 km2 and its population was 3,028, in 97, it is currently estimated at 3,500, inhabitants, an average density of 50.6 inhabitants per square kilometer. south kivu is located east of the democratic republic of congo, approximately between 1 ? 36 'south latitude and 5 ?
capacity building for responsible mineral trade g inipis conducted field missions in seven g trading hubs and their surrounding mines in southkivu shabunda centre (shabunda territory), katchungu (shabunda territory), mapimo (shabunda territory), matili (shabunda territory), kaziba (walungu territory), mukera (fizi territory), and nyawaronga (kalehe territory). in each of the hubs, ipis collected quantitative and qualitative data on nine conditionsdrc msf aid worker freed following capture by armed groupjul , · dozens of armed groups are active in the two provinces of north and south kivu. the hostage had been kidnapped in a subdivision of south kivu, fizi territory, in an area where maï maï south kivu identity, territory, and power in thethe province of south kivu has been at the heart of the conflict in the eastern drc. since the end of the second congo war (9803), the provinces potential to cause broader regionalfizi, d.r. congo international cities of peacefizi is a territory of 22, km2, located in the south of south kivu province in the east of the democratic republic of congo. it is an area with 9 large forest areas where the population lives mainly from agriculture and fishing (in lake tanganyika and in large rivers). the minerals (g, coltan, copper) are mined by craftsmen.drc mass rapes escalate in fizi, south kivudrc mass rapes escalate in fizi, south kivu. kinshasa, 28 february (irin) more than 0 women, men and children have been treated for rape by the médecins sans frontières (msf) sincesecond congo war attacks directed at tutsi civiliansmapping report > section i. most serious violations > chapter iii. the second war > a. attacks directed at tutsi civilians > katanga. in early august 98, after the outbreak of the second war, the district commissioner for tanganyika organised a meeting at the stadium in kalemie, during which he called on the population to enlist in socalled volunteer paramilitary groups and attack thelandslide in a g quarry kills one and two injured injan 07, · landslide in a g quarry kills one and two injured in ngalula (fizi), south kivu, drc may 23, may 23, arnbethnic an artisanal miner was killed on friday may in a g mining quarry in ngalula village, in ngandja sector (fizi territory). according to local civil society, two other diggers were injured.dan ndegwa managing director south kivu minesi have gone back to my previous employment as the ceo of south kivu mines in the eastern drc congo. i want to continue serving the local communities and enhancing their lives in this mining sector. i wish to make a considerable improvement in the lives of the locals as well as enriching the outside world with our quality minerals.title ceo south kivu mines sprllandmine and cluster munition monitorin july 05, danchurchaid began a survey of kazimia and baraka areas in fizi territory in the southern part of south kivu province. the survey team identified 90 areas with uxo and five areas suspected of being mined.  in november 05, a danchurchaid team conducted a survey mission in ubwari in south kivu to identify and mark mined areascongo bans mining in south kivu village after g rushmar 04, · the discovery of grich ore in luhihi in late february brought throngs of diggers to the site, south kivu mines minister venant burume muhigirwa said, putting pressure on thecollapse of makeshift g mine in drc claims lives of may 25, · in september , an artisanal g mine collapsed in the sudkivu province (south kivu province) in drc, killing more than 50 people. the incident took place near kamituga in the eastern part of the central african country, at the detroit mine site.drc list of government ministers as of october 97several weeks after the 96 uprising in south kivu, kabila emerged first as spokesman, then leader of the fourparty tutsiinfluenced alliance of democratic forces for the liberation of congo/zaire (adfl). he declared himself president of drc on may 97control of mines by warring parties threatens peacesep 10, 08· many g and cassiterite (tin ore) mines are located in fdlrcontrolled areas, in particular in the territories of shabunda, mwenga, walungu, uvira and fizi. "our researchers saw fdlr members openly selling cassiterite in south kivu," said patrick alley."the fdlr then use the profits to obtain other supplies and keep their movement alive.
conflict g to criminal g the new face of artisanalnov , · south kivu province the secondrichest g deposit in the drc, the twangizanamoya g belt that cuts across south kivu in an eastwest direction, ismore than 30 killed in drc g mine sources news24oct , · more than 30 g miners have died in an informal pit in the democratic republic of congo's south kivu province after a landslide, officials said on thursday, with dozens more feared trapped. the incident happened a week ago in misisi in the fizi region.milliondec 02, · of which occurred in the drcs ituri, north kivu, and south kivu provinces.7 additional estimated 9, people in fizi territory, according to(afjns drc trip) 2the drc. afjn staff members made a field trip to the drc where they visited the g mine of mukera in the fizi territory of south kivu province as well as goma, the capital of north kivu province. afjns visit aimed to bring the voices of the artisanal miners andconflict g to criminal g the new face of artisanalnov , · south kivu province the secondrichest g deposit in the drc, the twangizanamoya g belt that cuts across south kivu in an eastwest direction, isat least dead in democratic republic of congo g minedec , · bukavu, dr congo at least people were killed in a g mine collapse in the democratic republic of congo, a local minister said on sunday. the deaths occurred overnight at a mine in south kivunew rebel group emerges in south kivu, dr congo humanglejul , · july , . 0. a new rebel group has been identified in the high plateau of minembwe, fizi territory of south kivu in the democratic republic of congo. according to the congolese national army, fardc, this new armed group has been responsible for the intensified attacks and killings against the army and civilians in the area.congo villagers discover mountain of g 90% in drcmar 07, · the democratic republic of congo has rich reserves of minerals like cobalt, diamonds, copper, and g. dr congo government secures mountain of g the g rush in congos south kivu province has driven authorities to ban mining there until more oversight is established, the provincial mines minister said on thursday.kivu mineral mining company for natural g, diamondswe extract 100% natural minerals straight from congo grounds and sell it to the whole world in the way nature created it. order for g nuggets now. kivu mineral mining is a fully registered mineral sector development partner in democratic republic of congo with sound resources and investments in kivu region of congo since 90. our integral model of operation offers 5% ownership to indigenous communities in kivuabout us · buy g · blog · contact usdrc authorities still cant get a handle on fizis gjan 10, · drc 10/01/ authorities still cant get a handle on fizis g while, at the very beginning of december, he was pleased to note an increase in the number of concessions whose traceability had been approved in south kivu ( ami 381 ), the provinces mines minister, apollinaire bulindi said a few weeks later that he was disappointed byat least dead in democratic republic of congo g minedec 30, · bukavu, dr congo at least people were killed in a g mine collapse in the democratic republic of congo, a local minister said on sunday. the deaths occurred overnight at a mine in south kivu region in the east of the country, the province's mines minister apollinaire bulindi said. the toll is likely to continue reading "at least dead in democratic republic of congo g mine"south kivu local news from regional newspapers and blogsdrc protestors demand justice over unprosecuted rapes and murders the guardian. muchena , africa , north kivu , goma , panzi. 50 feared dead in congo g mine accident vanguardngr . detroit , democratic republic of congo , south kivu , mwenga , congo. more than 50 killed at collapsed g mine in eastern congo pressherald .