RAID Speaks to BBC About Conditions at DRC Mines

Last week, RAID Director Anneke VanWoudenberg spoke to BBC World Service about working conditions during the Covid-19 pandemic at copper & cobalt mines in the Democratic Republic of Congo (audio excerpt below). This follows letter of concern to mining companies from rights groups, which you can read in full here and in French here.

Other press coverage 

11th June 


NYT via Reuters:

BBC News Updates: (11:22)

Al Jazeera:

Mining Weekly:


Africa Briefing:

12th June 


La Libre Afrique:

BBC World Service: (37:00)

Today News Africa:

The Globe and Mail:

15th June