Dodd Frank Act in the DR Kongo

TitleDodd Frank Act in the DR Kongo
Publication TypeBook
Subtitle / Series TitleDossier by Ecumenical Network Central Africa
Year of Publication2011
Number of Pages3pp.
PublisherEcumenical Network Central Africa - Ökumenisches Netz Zentralafrika

The first of a new series of ÖNZ dossiers has been published on the implications of the US Dodd Frank Act. From January 2012 the new Act will from January 2012 "every company that is listed on the US stock exchange has the obligation to prove that the products it produces or sells do not contain mineral elements originating from regions within the DRC, that could be contributing to the local illegal war economy. Resources produced under legal conditions and without military interference will remain allowed for trade, as an embargo is not designated in the legislation. The affects of the impending legislation have already begun to yield early outcomes." The dossier is available in English, French and German. Download"Dodd Frank Act in der DR Kongo" "Dodd Frank Act in the DR Congo" English"Dodd Frank Act en RD Congo" Francais

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