Trade Route Incident Management System (TRIMS)

Trade Route Incident Management System (TRIMS)

TRIMS is a crowd-sourced facility for traders and general citizens to send anonymous, structured text (SMS) messages to a public website to report non-tariff barriers encountered such as artificial check points, bribery solicitations and other forms of harassment leading to delays and increasing the cost of essential goods such as perishable food items, agricultural goods…

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ICGLR – Whistleblower Mechanism

ICGLR – Whistleblower Mechanism

Stream House has been assisting in the implementation of a whistleblowing mechanism within the context of the prevention of illegal exploitation of natural resources in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Burundi which are member states of the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR). This region is plagued by the “paradox of…

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