Author archive for Christliche Initiative Romero

  • EU political agreement on conflict minerals risks allowing a deadly trade to continue

    Actual press release to trialogue political agreement 16 June 2016

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  • Open Letter to the EU regarding new regulation on the import of minerals

    The Stop Mad Mining network signed with 130 other organizations the open letter addressed to the European Union. Currently,…

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  • CIR at Sustainability Day in Münster, Germany

    On June 4, 2016, CIR (Christliche Initiative Romero), a partner in the Stop Mad Mining campaign, was present at…

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  • Suppliers of European steal producers violate human rights

    Study “Broken Promises” covers up forced resettlements missing fair and sustainable compensation. CIR critisises ThyssenKrupp on shareholder meeting.

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    Inspite of court order: KCA refuses to shut down El Tambor Mine

    El Tambor mine had to be stopped untill August. US mining corp ignores court order.

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  • Action postcard: Glück auf?

    The European Parliament wants to tackle the deadly trade in conflict minerals by a strong EU regulation. Call German…

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  • Voices of resistence from El Salvador

    Activists and local authoroties in El Salvador demand a strict mining prohibition for their country. In these interviews they…

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  • Gabriel Resources sues Romania over Rosia Montana via an ISDS case

    July 21, 2015. This is the date when the locals of Rosia Montana obtained a subtle confirmation that their…

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  • European Parliament votes for strong conflict minerals regulation

    See press releases and news from Cyprus, Germany, Hungary, Romania, France, Sweden and the UK

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  • Stop the trade in conflict minerals now!

    Every year, millions of euro worth of minerals flow into the EU from some of the poorest…

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