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Ethical Supply Chains Town Hall
Jewelers Talk Industry Ethics at Rapaport Forum
Diamantaires and jewelers discussed ways of creating an ethical diamond supply chain when they gathered at Rapaport’s Town
Video Jun 14, 2018 Rapaport News
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Chopard Makes Ethical-Gold Commitment
Chopard has vowed to use 100% ethically sourced gold in all of its jewelry and watch collections by the
News Apr 01, 2018 Rapaport News
Katherine Chappell  London Diamond Bourse
London Bourse Recruits Ethics Adviser
The London Diamond Bourse (LDB) has appointed Katherine Chappell as its special adviser for ethical issues.
News Apr 03, 2017 Rapaport News
Central African Republic CAR
Cameroon Enabling CAR Conflict Diamonds: NGO
Conflict diamonds from the Central African Republic (CAR) are entering the supply chain because of poor
News Dec 05, 2016 Rapaport News
CAR Central African Republic
Central African Republic Deal Opens Door to KP Return
The Central African Republic (CAR) will soon resume exporting diamonds after a deal was struck between
News Mar 13, 2016 Rapaport News
Elephant, animal
Signet, Tiffany among Members of New U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance
Signet Jewelers and Tiffany & Co. are among jewelry industry players committing to help stop wildlife
News Mar 07, 2016 Rapaport News
Ernie Blom
WFDB to Launch-Know-Your Customer Program in May
The World Federation of Diamond Bourses (WFDB) will launch its Know-Your-Customer (KYC) initiative in May, aimed at increasing
News Mar 07, 2016 Rapaport News
archduke
Signet Unveils Protocol for Responsible Diamond Sourcing
Signet Jewelers launched a responsible diamond sourcing protocol that it claims will increase transparency and improve the
News Feb 17, 2016 Rapaport News
Kimberley Process
UAE ‘Ready to Back Venezuela’s Return to Kimberley Process’
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is prepared to support Venezuela’s attempt to return to the Kimberley Process (KP), The
News Feb 16, 2016 Rapaport News
Greg Valerio
Fair-Trade Activist Greg Valerio Awarded MBE in 2016 Honours List
Fair-trade activist and jeweler Greg Valerio was included in the Queen’s New Year Honours List for
News Jan 06, 2016 Rapaport News
CAR Central African Republic
U.S. Sanctions Belgium-Based Trader for CAR Exports
The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) on August 21 sanctioned two companies, Belgium-based
News Aug 24, 2015 Rapaport News
Dana Schorr
Colored Gemstone Dealer and Activist Dana Schorr Dies at 63
Colored gemstone dealer and fair trade advocate Dana Schorr died August 5 at age 63 due to complications following
News Aug 09, 2015 Rapaport News
fairtrade
Fairtrade Gold Launches in Switzerland
Max Havelaar Switzerland began to offer Fairtrade gold jewelry today, joining a number of Fairtrade markets where labeled
News Oct 23, 2014 Jeff Miller
ghaghoo
Botswana to Inaugurate Diamond Mine on Bushmen Ancestral Land
Survival International condemned Botswana for opening a diamond mine on Bushmen ancestral land, nearly a decade after the
News Sep 04, 2014 Jeff Miller
fairtrade gold
Businesses Back Fairtrade Foundation's Bridal Campaign
Press Release: Retailers, jewelers, designers, goldsmiths and casting houses have signed up to take part in the Fairtrade
Press Release Aug 29, 2014 Fairtrade Gold
fairtrade gold
One-Hundred Goldsmiths Apply for Fairtrade Registration
Press Release: One hundred small jewelers have applied to register as Fairtrade Gold goldsmiths in just three months
Press Release Aug 04, 2014 Fairtrade Gold
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Gem-A Appoints Vivien Johnston as Ethics Manager
The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A) appointed Vivien Johnston as the group's new ethics and corporate
News Jul 23, 2014 Jeff Miller
Fair Trade Conference Panelists
Guiding Principles
The annual Rapaport Fair Trade Conference that took place in Las Vegas in June sought to develop a broad
Video Jun 27, 2014 Rapaport News
DDI
A Warning & Appeal From 'The Digging Fields' of the Diamond Industry
Press Release: In a keynote address to the Antwerp World Diamond Congress today, Rory More O'Ferrall, one of the
Press Release Jun 17, 2014 DDI
fairtrade gold
CIBJO, Fairtrade Intl. Aim to Promote Fair Trade Gold in Jewelry
Press Release: Fairtrade International and CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation, have signed a memorandum of understanding, according
Press Release May 23, 2014 Fairtrade International
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