Cobalt Children of DR Congo
go back | Home | Do smartphone companies care? | John Chen, CEO of Blackberry
Mr. John Chen, CEO of Blackberry: Will you help these cobalt children, please? Children like Dorsen have helped companies make lots of profit. Dorsen works 12 hours a day for as little as 8p or 10̔¢. This is slave labour and a human rights abuse. Your help would be appreciated. Your company would be lauded.
John Chen, CEO of Blackberry
Will John S Chen, CEO of Blackberry help #Dorsen and the Congolese cobalt children?

Image credit: theverge.com/mobile/2013/11/4/5065280/blackberry

Added: 6 April 2017
 
Our letter was posted : 4 April, 2017
No reponse yet...
Tweeting John Chen, 13/4/17
 
 
 
No apathy

How to help #Dorsen and children like him
Did you know that people who take action are less likely to suffer from depression?

You could donate...
When children earn as little as 8p a day, every penny helps
Buy something from our shop: 100% goes to help Congolese children

Folksy

No help offered from these companies: Apple, Samsung, Nokia, Daimler, Vodafone, Volkswagen, Lenovo. They gave standard "brush-off" responses. Apple claims they lead the industry!
CEO Rajeev Suri, Nokia
These companies didn't even bother to respond to our letters
Cobalt Children, 2017. Consumers and Corporates know it's wrong for children to mine cobalt.
Proud to be hosted by Green ISP