Conflict Minerals Mining News

Kimberley Process in search of new conflict diamonds definition

Kimberley Process leader Gillian Milovanovic is proposing a new definition of conflict diamonds to include acts of violence and broader human rights issues.

SEC sets date for long-awaited vote on 'conflict minerals' rules

The US Securities and Exchange Commission will vote in August on controversial rules requiring extensive reporting from companies using ‘conflict minerals’ in the Democratic Republic of Congo.