World Vision Congo (DRC)
publication • Monday, May 26th 2014

Child Miners Speak

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This report summarizes the key findings of research undertaken in Kambove, southern Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo (drc ) in June 2012. Through interviews, child miners described their circumstances, the impacts and drivers of their work as miners, and possible solutions to the challenges they face. This report summarizes what we heard from the children, their parents, other community members, and mining stakeholders. A comprehensive and detailed internal paper was prepared for World Vision staff. This report, Child Miners Speak , is a summary of key findings on the situation of child miners in Kambove, DRC.