Crispin Mvano. DR Congo. Investigative Journalist & Researcher
FULL INTERVIEW. Crispin Mvano is an expert in security issues in the eastern DR Congo and possesses an unparalleled depth of current first-hand knowledge of the myriad of illegal armed groups that operate there.
Janvier Maurai. DR Congo. Community Researcher & Mining Sector Specialist discusses the Bisie Tin Mine and Canada’s Alphamin Mining Company.
FULL INTERVIEW. Janvier Murairi is the President of ASSODIP, a not-for-profit organization based in eastern Congo that undertakes research and advocacy programs in support of rural populations in the North Kivu province of eastern Congo. Janvier has particular expertise in the range of socio-economic and security impacts of the mining sector on local populations, including in Bisie. He has participated in the meetings of the OECD-ICGLR-UN Group of Experts in Paris and in Kigali discussing due diligence and Conflict Minerals. Janvier is also Acting Executive Secretary of a coalition of 11 Congolese anti-slavery organizations, and an advisor to ADECOP. Janvier holds a university degree in legal studies