View in english View in spanish View in french View in german View in chinese

Sustainability // iTSCi


Latest News

iTSCi benefits shown in short film "Unconflicted"

Post By: Jonathan Paxton on Wednesday, 07 October 2015

The iTSCi Programmes' field partners (PACT) have launched a short film showing how iTSCi has been working to implement traceability, due diligence and audit systems to ensure conflict free tin and other minerals can be produced in the high risk areas of central Africa. Tens of thousands of miners, their dependents and half a million people in the community indirectly associated with mining in DRC, Rwanda and Burundi have seen their livelihoods improved because of iTSCi and can now...

Amnesty International files appeal for 'not DRC conflict free' disclosure

Post By: Victoria Coxell on Friday, 02 October 2015

On 2nd October 2015 Amnesty International filed a petition asking the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to reconsider previous decisions of April 2014 and August 2015 striking down the need for company disclosure on whether products have "not been found to be DRC conflict free" as required originally in the SEC Rule on 1502 of Dodd Frank. The decisions previously made twice by the Court were based on the view that requirement for such disclosure...

Latest Activity