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Glencore publishes Cobalt Industry Responsible Assessment Framework (CIRAF) report

The Cobalt Institute’s member Glencore published a report on the Cobalt Industry Responsible Assessment Framework (CIRAF) – the first tool to articulate a joint approach for defining, managing and reporting on the responsible production of cobalt.

Glencore publishes Cobalt Industry Responsible Assessment Framework (CIRAF) report
Addressing child labour in artisanal and small-scale mining: blogpost by Levin Sources

12 June marks the World Day Against Child Labour, which aims to raise awareness and activism to prevent child labour. On this occasion, Fabiana Di Lorenzo and Blanca Racionero Gomez from a social venture Levin Sources discuss the problem of child labour in the artisanal mining sector. They call for collective and systemic efforts to end child labour in a sustainable way.

Addressing child labour in artisanal and small-scale mining: blogpost by Levin Sources
Blockchain technology to improve the transparency of the cobalt supply chain

The Cobalt Institute's members CMOC, Eurasian Resources Group (ERG), Glencore and Umicore joined forces to trace the cobalt they produce and use using the blockchain technology.

Blockchain technology to improve the transparency of the cobalt supply chain

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