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"We need real freedom, freedom that gives dignity to every human person and promotes the common good. Avoiding conflict minerals is just one more way to do that."
~Tamara Fedoryshyn, Catholic Campaign for Human Development
What are Conflict Minerals?
Many of the goods and products that we use on a daily basis contain minerals that were gathered with slave labor. In some war-torn countries, the profits from these minerals pay for weapons and fund violence.
Conflict Minerals 101- The Enough Project
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In-depth information on the history and modern day injustice of conflict minerals. Includes signs of hope and steps of action.
With the simple scan of a barcode, you can see how socially responsible a company is before you buy their product.
See how all of your favorite tech companies rank in their efforts to make conflict-free products.
Rally your campus to go conflict free.
Sign Stop Trafficking's petition for Nintendo to be conflict free.
Pressure electronics companies to engage in enforce ethical labor regulations. The Security and Exchange Commission recently passed a new rule requiring companies to be more transparent about their practices.
Visit the Enough Project Action Center to advocate for just working conditions and conflict-free products.
Interested in starting a Justice Café discussion on Conflict Minerals in a city near you? Contact IPJC today at 206.223.1138 or firstname.lastname@example.org!