Regional Deep Dives

We carry out regular deep-dive analysis of key mining regions and the companies operating within them, shining a light on the highest risk countries and minerals.

Southern Africa

May 2020 Snapshot

We recorded 11 new human rights allegations in Southern Africa since the launch of the Tracker, bringing the total for the region to 73 with the majority coming from DRC and Zambia.

August 2019 Snapshot

Half of the top companies in Southern Africa producing six key minerals - lithium, copper, cobalt, manganese, nickel and zinc - have been accused of human rights abuses, from violating access to water and land rights to corruption, violence and deaths.