Kimberley Process

Some articles on process, kimberley process, kimberley:

Diamond (gemstone) - "Blood" Diamonds
... Diamonds sold through this process are known as conflict diamonds or blood diamonds ... diamond-trading nations introduced the Kimberley Process in 2002, which is aimed at ensuring that conflict diamonds do not become intermixed with the diamonds not controlled by such rebel groups, by providing ... Although the Kimberley Process has been moderately successful in limiting the number of conflict diamonds entering the market, conflict diamonds smuggled to market continue to persist to some degree (about ...
Mineral Industry Of Africa - Commodities - Industrial Minerals - Diamond
... Increased political stability and the Kimberley Process led to higher production by artisanal miners ... In South Africa, production increased at the Finsch, the Kimberley, the Namaqualand, and the Venetia Mines ... In November 2002, the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme was established to reduce the trade of conflict diamond, particularly diamond originating from Angola, Congo (Kinshasa), and ...
Marange Diamond Fields - Global Witness Quits Group On ‘Blood Diamonds’
... reported on Monday, December 5, 2011 Global Witness, withdrew from the Kimberley Process coalition, saying that it felt the effort no longer effectively ... had expressed concerns over the operation of the Kimberley Process for some time, the final straw leading to its withdrawal was the decision to allow ... the most egregious situation that we’ve seen since the Kimberley Process was launched, where diamonds have been fueling violence and human rights violations ...

Famous quotes containing the word process:

    I wish to see, in process of disappearing, that only thing which ever could bring this nation to civil war.
    Abraham Lincoln (1809–1865)