Investors call for companies to be responsible with mineral sourcing

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – This week a group of investors, including faith-based and global institutional investors with assets close to $200 billion, released a statement calling on companies to be more proactive in ensuring the minerals in their electronics components are not fueling the war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), which has claimed more than 5 million lives.

Published On: January 10, 2010Categories: From the Commons