Here is the article Alphonse Maindo and I wrote about the links between rape and unregulated mining of metals mainly used in the electronics industry (our beloved phones, cameras, laptops etc). It appeared¬† on the widely read ‘Think Africa’ site.

We hope to find funding to undertake real research on the subject
There must be ways to draw more attention to this situation: what about staging one day  devoted to this internationally?

http://thinkafricapress.com/drc/conflict-minerals-and-issue-rape-dodd-frank