Tuesday, May 21, 2013
When gold and diamond miners die on the job, deliberate violence is very often the cause. In Zimbabwe and Angola, mining company security guards have been shooting and killing local diamond miners. In the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), gold miners work in ...
Love & Wedding
Fri, Jan 11, 2013
It’s completely understandable why someone would not want to buy a Zimbabwean diamond. In 2008, the Zimbabwean military seized control of valuable ...
Sat, Dec 29, 2012
We’re alarmed by news reports that rebel soldiers in the Central African Republic (CAR) are close to taking over the country’s capital, Bangui. Thousands of ...
Sat, Dec 22, 2012
The arrival of the New Year will mark an important moment in efforts to increase transparency in the jewelry supply chain. As of January 1, 2013, thousands ...