Mobile Social Congress

In the long term, repairing electronics can save the consumer around 200 Euro depending on the devices.

The European Right to Repair Campaign, Halte a l’Obsolescence Programme and eReuse share initiatives and calls to increase the lifespan of electronic products at the Mobile Social Congress.

"Kids of Sodom - E-waste in Ghana".

The Mobile Social Congress sheds light on the illegal trafficking of this waste and shares experiences of a waste dump in Ghana.

Luwowo Coltan mine near Rubaya, North Kivu / Photo: MONUSCO/Sylvain Liechti, Flickr

During the same days of the Mobile World Congress there will be in Barcelona other more ethical and solidarity-based alternatives. Blood minerals, labour rights, and technological sovereignty are some of the topics that will be discussed at these three events.