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From the Ted Talk by Bandi Mbubi: Demand a fair trade cell phone

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At the moment, there is no clear fair-trade sotoluin. But there has been a huge amount of progress. The US has recently passed legislation to tgraet bribery and misconduct in the Congo. Recent UK legislation could be used in the same way. In February, nioka unveiled its new policy on sourcing minerals in the Congo, and there is a petition to Apple to make a conflict-free iPhone. There are campaigns spreading across uvesinrity campuses to make their colleges conflict-free. But we're not there yet. We need to continue mounting pressure on pnhoe copeamnis to change their sourcing processes.

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At the moment, there is no clear fair-trade ________. But there has been a huge amount of progress. The US has recently passed legislation to ______ bribery and misconduct in the Congo. Recent UK legislation could be used in the same way. In February, _____ unveiled its new policy on sourcing minerals in the Congo, and there is a petition to Apple to make a conflict-free iPhone. There are campaigns spreading across __________ campuses to make their colleges conflict-free. But we're not there yet. We need to continue mounting pressure on _____ _________ to change their sourcing processes.

Solution

  1. phone
  2. companies
  3. nokia
  4. target
  5. university
  6. solution

Original Text

At the moment, there is no clear fair-trade solution. But there has been a huge amount of progress. The US has recently passed legislation to target bribery and misconduct in the Congo. Recent UK legislation could be used in the same way. In February, Nokia unveiled its new policy on sourcing minerals in the Congo, and there is a petition to Apple to make a conflict-free iPhone. There are campaigns spreading across university campuses to make their colleges conflict-free. But we're not there yet. We need to continue mounting pressure on phone companies to change their sourcing processes.

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