Conflict Minerals


image-ICGLR RCM-03-2011Research Publications

PAC's work in the Great Lakes Region has covered a wide array of issues, from gender, natural resource governance, and human security; piloting supply chain tracking and chain of custody systems; and formalizing the artisanal mining sector. Likewise, the Great Lakes Program has produced a number of high quality publications across a similar array of issues. Click here to see the full collection.


Policy-Brief-port image June2008Briefing Notes and Program Updates

PAC regularly publishes updates pertaining to the full range of our operations. To learn more about the current state of our programs on the ground, click here.



bagging and tagging Rutongo April 2011 BTechnical Documents, Manuals, and Relevant Legal Texts

The Great Lakes program provides technical assistance to governments, civil society, and other stakeholders. This includes providing assessments of mineral tracking systems, advising on the development of regional standards and supporting their implementation, and ensuring compliance with effective due diligence programs. 

ICGLR SecretariatPublications from our Partners

PAC's approach is a collaborative one, and tripartite by nature. As such we have created many partnerships with various organizations, including national governments, regional bodies, and various members of civil society. Click here to view a selection of materials from our partners.