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04/25/2017 at 14:10. Facebook
This is how you make your Fairphone 2 last.

Update today to Android 6 for enhanced security, better performance and that nice happy feeling that comes with a freshly installed Fairphone 2.
This is how you make your Fairphone 2 last

Android 6.0 coming to the Fairphone 2 - Fairphone

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Oliver Khler
David Peter
Folkert de Jong
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Fairphone
04/25/2017 at 09:33. Facebook
Android 6 update is now out!

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Android 6 update is now out
Katharina Wittkugel
Ineke de Schiffart
Duncan Miller
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Fairphone
04/24/2017 at 15:58. Facebook
We joined a 2 days workshop on mining. Listening to local and global stakeholders in #DRC.

After treating their sunburns, Laura and Sylvain went back to the city. There they joined local and national authorities, small and large scale mining actors, as well as local and international civil society for two days to find out about their worries, concerns, and hopes.

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We joined a 2 days workshop on mining Listening to local and global stakeholders in DRC
Erik Ringhede
Dita Mālniece
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04/23/2017 at 15:04. Facebook
Sylvain and Laura visited a large scale mine in the DRC.

We visited the concession of a large scale mine (LSM) in the surroundings of Lubumbashi. We could see their biggest mining pit where they extract copper only.

This is very different then the small scale mining we saw yesterday. Here there are high security and health & safety procedures, but at the same time there is a far bigger...
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Sylvain and Laura visited a large scale mine in the DRC
Anita Hsu
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04/21/2017 at 14:50. Facebook
A new day for our team in the DRC.

We left around 6am in a convoy of three cars to the town of Kolwezi.

We were overwhelmed by people gathering around us, curious about the Fairphone battery.

But they worry about the negative publicity about their activity that might close down their activity and leave them without any source of income.

In the afternoon we quickly stopped on the road back...
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A new day for our team in the DRC We left around
Pierre Chevalier
Rene van der Zee
Souleymane Djibo Abdoulwaidou Maiga
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Fairphone
04/19/2017. Facebook
Laura and Sylvain are in the DRC visiting cobalt mines.

This morning they got up at 07:00 to go on a field trip to a large mine. They were joined by a group of local actors and partners.

“We could see a huge pit of copper and cobalt being exploited, and then the semi industrial infrastructure where they crush and filter the cobalt and copper to have a better concentration by removing the...
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Laura and Sylvain are in the DRC visiting cobalt mines
Stina Carlsson
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Fairphone
04/18/2017. Facebook
Sylvain and Laura are going to the cobalt mines in the #DRC. It will be an intense -and rainy- week.

They’re meeting with local actors like cooperation's, private companies, civil society and official government representatives.

And they’ll be doing many field visits to large scale and artisan mining sites.

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Sylvain and Laura are going to the cobalt mines in the DRC
Jonathan Mialon
Karolien Burvenich
Polo Plus
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Fairphone
04/14/2017. Facebook
We're getting ready to search easter eggs after an intense week.

Did you follow what went down at Fairphone HQ? Take this test to find out!

As always you can use the comment section to share the news we missed.
We're getting ready to search easter eggs after an intense week

Special Fair-Easter news-quiz!

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Christian Thea
Thorsten Petrowski
Christina Vetter
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04/13/2017. Facebook
We are nominated this year for the 3S Award by the UN.

It is awarded for promoting the values of sustainable and socially responsible sourcing practices. It goes without saying, it would be a huge recognition for us.

While selection process for the winner is still ongoing please vote for Fairphone in the peoples choice award .

We can win this additional to our nomination - so your vote...
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We are nominated this year for the 3S Award by the UN

GSC 3S Awards | Peoples Choice

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Jennifer Hart
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Fairphone
04/12/2017. Facebook
We're going back to Congo.

Next week Laura and Sylvain are going to Lubumbashi in the south of the DRC.

They'll be visiting the mines. Follow us on twitter for regular updates!

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Were going back to Congo Next week Laura and Sylvain are going
Paul Mignot
Adrian Delcampo
Ralf Gatalas Möller
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Fairphone
04/10/2017. Facebook
How many people bought a Fairphone because of you?

Grow the movement with this nice extra argument;

€40,- discount for all your friends: [ Frphn.co Link ]
Liza Van Kuijk
Thorsten Petrowski
Lélé Yuku
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Fairphone
04/07/2017. Facebook
The week is almost over. Are you up-to-date? Take the test to find out!

And, as usual, you can also use the comment section of this post to share the news we missed.
The week is almost over Are you uptodate Take the test to find out

Fairphone Friday Facebook Quiz!

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04/06/2017. Facebook
The Fairphone 2 on CNN

A great video to show to your friends who do not know about Fairphone and how electronics can be fairer.
The Fairphone 2 on CNN A great video to show to your

Is this the fairest phone of all?

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Tomer Dreyfus
Wim Vandewijngaerde
Rock Prefontaine
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Fairphone
04/04/2017. Facebook
Brent Sitterly
Thibault Jamme
Joel Enwald
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Fairphone
04/04/2017. Facebook
John L Burkinshaw
Robin Cooney
Katharina Metzbauer
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Fairphone
03/26/2017. Facebook
La scorsa settimana il nostro Country Manager per l'Italia, è intervenuto a "Si può Fare", un programma di Si può fare - Radio24 , per parlare di come Fairphone stia lavorando nel contrastare le sfide dell'industria elettronica.

Puoi riascoltare il suo intervento qui dal minuto 52:
La scorsa settimana il nostro Country Manager per lItalia è intervenuto a

#Bandoperiferie: arrivano 3,9 miliardi | Radio24

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Fairphone
03/24/2017. Facebook
Fairphone2 disponibile presto su Gogreenstore.com!

GoGreen Store - Life Passionate - GoGreenStore

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Fairphone
03/21/2017. Facebook
"The industry, market and public and civil society all need to work together with the law to create sustainable impact."

Read our thoughts about this great first step in creating transparent supply chains across the EU:
The industry market and public and civil society all need to work

New EU conflict mineral legislation: another step towards industry-wide change - Fairphone

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Uwe Thomas
Mouton Noir
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Fairphone
03/20/2017. Facebook
This morning 12 Dutch diplomats searching for businesses enforcing the circular economy came to our office.

Civil society, industry, and government are all needed to create a truly circular future.
This morning 12 Dutch diplomats searching for businesses enforcing the circular economy
Silke Ovenbeck
Kosotie Österling
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Fairphone
03/19/2017. Facebook
This week, the European Parliament has approved a law requiring companies to source their minerals conflict-free.

A great next step to ensuring an ethical supply chain!

Here's a two-minute podcast to get up to speed:
This week the European Parliament has approved a law requiring companies to

Conflict minerals [Plenary Podcast]

After lengthy interinstitutional negotiations concluded in a trilogue agreement with the Council, Parliament is due to adopt its first-reading position, duri...

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Anita Hsu
Angela Short
Cedric Verstege