Global Witness

Via Mark Allen Hays: “Across its last two elections, Democratic Republic of Congo lost out on $1.5 billion in six secretive deals with anonymous companies in a British tax haven.Thatโ€™s over twice the countryโ€™s annual health and education spending.

“Our new report explains how this happened and warns that profits from secretive mining deals risk illicitly financing this yearโ€™s disputed presidential elections in Congo.”
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