Conflict diamonds

The Nordic Africa Institute library staff has compiled this web dossier to coincide with the increased interest in the topic of conflict diamonds.

Literature in the library

Use the quick links below to locate titles dealing with topics of interest in the library catalogue, AfricaLit. The lists consist of literature - books and articles - in the form of fiction, non-fiction/factual information and official publications, as well as of other material.

Web links

This is a selection of websites dealing with conflict diamonds. Many more items are available online on websites and in discussion forums. These links are found in the link collection A Guide to Africa on the Internet.

Combating conflict diamonds, Global Witness

Global Witness is working to prevent diamonds from fuelling conflict, human rights abuses and terrorism.

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Works with transforming how natural resources are managed in several different countries in Africa. Formerly Partnership Africa Canada (PAC).

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Article by Stina Blomgren on the Swedish Television's website on diamond trade. (In Swedish)

Blood diamond
United Nations
armed conflicts
civil war
conflict diamonds
congo dr
côte d'ivoire
democratic republic of congo
human rights violations
illicit traffic
international trade
kimberley process
sierra leone
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