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Fr. Rigobert Minani Bihuzo Testifies Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on Child Labor and Human Rights Violations in the Mining Industry of the Democratic Republic of Congo

July 14, 2022

Fr. Rigobert Minani Bihuzo, a Former Southern Voices Network for Peacebuilding Scholar with the Wilson Center's Africa Program and Head of the Research and Socio-Political Department, Centre d’Etudes pour l’Action Sociale (CEPAS), the Democratic Republic of the Congo, testified before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on "Child Labor and Human Rights Violations in the Mining Industry of the Democratic Republic of Congo." The hearing took place on Thursday, July 14th, 2022. 

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Rigobert

Rigobert Minani Bihuzo

Former Southern Voices Network for Peacebuilding Scholar;
Head of the Research and Socio-Political Department, Centre d’Etudes pour l’Action Sociale (CEPAS), the Democratic Republic of the Congo
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