The Africa Report traces the typical route that a gram of gold takes from an artisanal mine in eastern DRC, via refining in Dubai to a wedding ceremony in India
- Friday, 21 August 2015 10:12
The United Nations Security Council blacklisted on Thursday the Belgian branch of Central African Republic's diamond trading company and three people linked to the country's more than three-year-old conflict.
- Wednesday, 19 August 2015 13:56
- Mamadou Toure
Turn to the corporate social responsibility (CSR) pages in the annual reports of many big companies and you will see many examples of clinics being opened and schools built.
- Tuesday, 11 August 2015 12:28
- Konye Obaji Ori
Ousted president of the Central African Republic (CAR), Francois Bozize, will return to the country to contest a presidential election in October two years after he was forced from power by the Seleka rebellion.
- Tuesday, 11 August 2015 11:23
- Max Bankole Jarrett, Deputy Director of the Africa Progress Panel
Despite the climate challenge, we see that billions of dollars are still spent subsidising fuel consumption within Africa and providing exploration subsidies to international fossil fuel companies.