Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

Announcing the Dodd-Frank Section 1502: 3TG Market Impact Survey 2015

Apr
15

The Tulane University Law School Payson Center for International Development is pleased to invite companies dealing with products containing so-called "conflict minerals" to participate in this survey entitled Dodd-Frank Section 1502: 3TG Market Impact Survey 2015.  All companies producing, procuring or consuming tin, tungsten, tantalum and/or gold (3TG), from miners all the way up the supply chain to original equipment manufacturers (OEM), are requested to participate.

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Faculty member, Dr. Julie Hernandez to speak at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Expo

Nov
18

On November 19th, the Payson Center's Research Assistant Professor, Dr. Julie Hernandez is scheduled speak as part of panel at the American Public Health Association's 142nd Annual Meeting and Expo: Healthography at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.

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Tulane Law School Payson Center launches a retrospective Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Conflict Mineral Survey

Jun
08

In October 2011, The Tulane University Law School Payson Center for International Development released its Economic Impact Analysis on Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Concerning Conflict Minerals, projecting the costs of Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

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Tulane Law School Payson Center to launch retrospective conflict mineral survey in June 2014

Feb
26

In October 2011, The Tulane University Law School Payson Center for International Development released its Economic Impact Analysis on Dodd-Frank Section 1502 Concerning Conflict Minerals, projecting the costs of Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

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The popularity of Congolese music across Africa: Fally Ipupa performs in Abidjan

Dec
16

In my first blog post, I wrote a little about the popularity of Congolese music across Africa. When it comes to the Congo’s most popular export, very few artists come close to Fally Ipupa. While I wasn’t able to see him in Kinshasa, I got a second chance to see him here in Abidjan.

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Presentation from PGSA IDCS regarding Dodd-Frank Section 1502 and Conflict Minerals

Mar
21

Here are the slides presented at the Payson Graduate Student Association (PGSA) International Development Colloquium on Wednesday, February 27, 2013.

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Graduate student, Kayemba Mvula receives prestigious fellowship to strengthen access to justice in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)

Mar
20
Kayemba Mvula

First-year, international development graduate student, Kayemba Mvula will be spending his summer in Kinshasa, DRC as a Tetra Tech DPK (Tt DPK) Global Law and Development Fellow working on their Rule of Law Institutional Strengthening (ROLIS) Project funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) ProJustice initiative.

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Accountability Research Project

Building upon success of previous efforts, research conducted in Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Northern Uganda, the Payson Center in collaboration with UC Berkeley Human Rights Center and the Institute for Transitional Justice designed the questionnaire, developed research protocols, collected and analyzed data and report compilation for research and victim needs assessment as well as the opinions and attitudes of the general population toward justice and its relationship to peace, reconcili

Start Date: 
2006

Health Systems Mapping in Côte d'Ivoire: Technology Transfer and Capacity Building in a Resource Limited Environment

International Development Colloquium Series, a discussion led by Dr. Julie Hernandez, Payson Center for International Development

Food and drinks will be served.

This event is also open to distance-based students. 

Please RSVP to abiederm@tulane.edu if you would like to attend this event remotely.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 - 5:30pm

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