Diamants, Minerais de conflitRapport
An Inside Job
Global Witness has uncovered new evidence linking Zimbabwe’s state and partisan security forces to a decade of disappearing diamond wealth.
Financing a Parallel Government
Zimbabwe’s Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) appears to have received off budget financing from a Hong Kong-based businessman, Sam Pa.
Diamonds: A Good Deal for Zimbabwe?
Several directors of one of the largest mining companies operating in Zimbabwe’s controversial Marange diamond fields are drawn from the Zimbabwean military and police.
Return of the Blood Diamond
The deadly race to control Zimbabwe's new-found diamond wealth
What is Supply Chain Due Diligence?
Unless companies make sure they are trading responsibly, they risk funding serious abuses overseas.
Is ZANU-PF’s hidden hand in Zimbabwe’s diamond industry revealed by secret document?
A secret document appears to indicate that a ZANU-PF company named National Reconstruction Groups holds a hidden stake in one of Zimbabwe's diamond companies.
Minerais de conflit, DiamantsBlog post
Is time up for Zimbabwe’s opaque diamond sector?
The former head of Zimbabwe’s feared spying agency, the Central Intelligence Organisation, has admitted that it held a fifty percent stake in a diamond company.
Diamants, Minerais de conflitBlog post
Zimbabwe’s diamond business: When risks become a reality
You can’t go very far in Zimbabwe without seeing signs of the vast amount of Chinese investment in the country - and the diamond industry is no exception. However, recent developments in this sector have clearly highlighted the potential risks facing Chinese investors.