Breaking the Resource Curse

  • Conflict Diamonds

    Read how PAC helps lead the global campaign to regulate   this extremely valuable, easily smuggled and highly conflict-prone mineral.

  • Conflict  Minerals

    Learn how PAC is working to mitigate conflict and boost economic opportunity in the natural resource sector of Africa's Great Lakes region.

  • Revenue Transparency

    Find out how PAC and its partners are tackling corruption by increasing transparency in the   extractive sector.

  • Diamond Watchlist

    Are all diamonds clean and "conflict free"? PAC identifies trouble-spots in the diamond supply chain.


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In The News

Mining Disappointments
The Economist Intelligence Unit - 24 June, 2014
Partenariat Afrique-Canada : Arrêter l’exploitation illicite de l’or en RDC
Radio Canada International - 2 juin, 2014
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UN set to lift Ivory Coast diamond ban, tweak arms embargo
Reuters - 25 April, 2014