The effect of child labour in Africa on consumers of the cell phone industry

  title={The effect of child labour in Africa on consumers of the cell phone industry},
  author={Emily K. Smith and Joseph A. Cazier and Jerry Fox and Jeremiah M. Kitunda},
  journal={Int. J. Inf. Syst. Chang. Manag.},
The ethical integrity of companies is important to assess as business faces challenges that arise from different social and environmental responsibility issues. Child labour is one such issue that is currently impacting children in the Democratic Republic of Congo as they mine for coltan. This conflict mineral is used in many consumer electronics, which raises the issue of what consumers and companies are doing to take action against this issue. This study uses the issue of child labour to mine… 

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