Congo State Miner Handed Royalties To Israeli Billionaire Dan Gertler

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s state mining firm has signed away royalties from one of the country’s most lucrative mining projects to a company owned by a close friend of President Joseph Kabila, Global Witness said on Tuesday, allegations that were swiftly denied. Read more

A Criminal State: Understanding and Countering Institutionalized Corruption and Violence in Congo

The Democratic Republic of Congo is not a failed state—for everyone. It is a failure for the vast majority of Congolese who suffer from abysmal security, health care, and education services. Read more