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(16/01/2018) EU: European Parliament must vote to stop surveillance equipment going to ... Europe must lead on ‘cleaning up’ global trade of conflict minerals Europe must lead on ‘cleaning up’ global trade of conflict minerals Europe’s role in cleaning up the global conflict mineral trade is more important than ever, Amnesty International said as the European Parliament prepares to vote tomorrow on new legislation requiring companies to source minerals responsibly. (22/11/2016) EU: Conflict Minerals agreement reached as exemptions added The European Union (EU) has today taken a positive, but half-hearted, step towards cleaning up Europe’s ... (17/11/2016) EU: Loopholes in regulation risk allowing trade in conflict minerals to ... European decision makers must close loopholes in a draft regulation on conflict minerals which would ... (16/06/2016) EU political agreement on conflict minerals risks allowing a deadly trade ... Despite its rhetoric on responsible business Europe has prioritised profit over people, said civil society ... (14/06/2016) European Union risks undermining global efforts to tackle conflict minerals The European Union is set to squander a unique opportunity to play its part in tackling the conflict ... (31/01/2016) Proposed EU law must stamp out trade in conflict minerals for good European Union (EU) governments must drastically strengthen a proposed law designed to ensure minerals used ... (20/05/2015) European Parliament defies lobbying to vote for strong conflict minerals ... Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have made history today by voting in favour of a strong and ...