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In this op-ed published on Swissinfo, Dorothee Baumann-Pauly and Serra Cremer Iyi argue that cobalt must be included in the new Swiss responsible business legislation.
Organized by the public international law firm Volterra Fietta, this virtual seminar provides an opportunity to discuss how States, mining companies and other stakeholders can ensure that the path towards a greener, cleaner future is compliant with human rights standards.
This hub compiles recent academic and non-academic reports and papers relevant to the artisanal mining of cobalt and the battery supply chain. The search function helps filter by name, date, publishing organization and keywords. If you think we missed a publication that should be included in this hub, please let us know and we’ll add it immediately!
We hope that this regularly updated list of publications (with links and short descriptions) will serve those conducting research on extractives, batteries, and cobalt.
In this article in Entreprise romande by Lauren Hostettler, Dorothée Baumann-Pauly argues that environmental as well as health and safety standards in artisanal cobalt mining in the DRC should be monitored by an independent body.
Dorothée Baumann-Pauly presents in this video her research on the human rights risks of artisanal small-scale mining in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
This article from Dorothée Baumann-Pauly is published online by the Council on Foreign Relation.
This World Economic Forum White Paper is an independent expert assessment based on Prof. Dorothee Baumann-Pauly’s review of three pilot projects that seek to formalize artisanal mining of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).
This paper analyzes the business solutions that companies are currently exploring to formalize the so-called artisanal small-scale mining (ASM). Its goal is to distill the business factors that have a systemic positive impact on the workers and communities involved in ASM.