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A PRACTICAL WAY TO INTRODUCE A WORLDWIDE JEWELLERY ETHCIAL TRADE SYSTEM.

Andrew Cody &

Dr Michael Hopkins

Rapaport Fair Trade Conference

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Labour issues

  • Environmental issues
  • Who receives the returns
  • Treatments
  • Human rights
  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Chemical pollution
  • Landscape scarring
  • Trees
  • Wildlife
  • Political
  • Terrorists
  • Money Laundering
  • Smuggling
  • Disclosure
  • Safety issues
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Retailer

Wholesale & Distribution

Hundreds of Countries with a myriad of cultures and standards.

CONSUMER

jewellery supply chain

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What makes a mining operation Ethical?

Jewellery Supply Chain

First Tier

Large Scale Miners-Small Scale Miners

Labour issues

Treatments

Environmental issues

Who receives the returns

  • Human Rights
  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety considerations
  • Community Benefits
  • Community displacements
  • Chemical pollution
  • Landscape scarring
  • Trees
  • Wildlife
  • Political?
  • Terrorists?
  • Smuggling
  • Money laundering
  • Disclosure
  • Safety issues-irradiation
  • Permancy of treatment
  • Environmental impact
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Top 39 Gemstone Supplier Countries

  • Afghanistan & Tajikistan
  • Argentina
  • Australia
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Cambodia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Congo
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ethiopia & Somalia
  • Guatemala
  • Honduras
  • India
  • Iran
  • Kenya
  • Laos
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Mexico
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Peru
  • Russia
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Turkey
  • Uruguay
  • USA
  • Vietnam
  • Zambia
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Pearl Farm

Pearl Harvest

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Ethical Trade Issues Facing First Tier - Mining

  • Labour issues
  • Environmental issues
  • Who receives the returns
  • Treatments
  • Human rights
  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Displacement of communities
  • Chemical pollution
  • Landscape scarring
  • Trees
  • Wildlife
  • Political
  • Terrorists
  • Money Laundering
  • Smuggling
  • Disclosure
  • Safety issues
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Human rights

  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Displacement of communities
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Child Labour in Mining

  • Human rights
  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Displacement of communities
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Human rights

  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Displacement of communities
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Human rights

  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Displacement of communities
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Human rights

  • Youth
  • Wages & Conditions
  • Safety conditions
  • Displacement of communities
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Chemical pollution

  • Landscape scarring
  • Trees
  • Wildlife
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Environmental Impacts

  • Chemical pollution
  • Landscape scarring
  • Trees
  • Wildlife
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Chemical pollution

  • Landscape scarring
  • Trees
  • Wildlife
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Political

  • Terrorists
  • Money Laundering
  • Smuggling
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Political

  • Terrorists
  • Money Laundering
  • Smuggling
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Political

  • Terrorists
  • Money Laundering
  • Smuggling
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Political

  • Terrorists
  • Money Laundering
  • Smuggling
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Disclosure

  • Safety issues
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203 Sovereign States

Different Cultures

Different Standards

Different Rules

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Other Problems Associated with Implementing Ethical Trade

Each of the previously mentioned issues will vary according to :

  • Different Products- Gemstones & Metals
  • Different Supplier Countries
  • Different Cultures
  • Different Economic Structures
  • Different Labour Standards
manufacturing chain
Manufacturing chain

2nd Tier

  • Environment
  • Treatments
  • Safety Issues
  • Labour Conditions*
  • Chemicals
  • Treatment disclosures*
  • Accurate Descriptions
  • Full Disclosure
  • Harmonisation
  • Disclosure
  • Safety
third fourth tiers
Third & Fourth Tiers

Third Tier

Fourth Tier

  • Integrity-Deal only with Ethically Trading miners & manufacturers
  • Guarantees
  • Full Disclosure of treatments
  • Integrity
  • Honesty
  • Buys from a source he believes is ethical
  • Guarantees
  • Discloses Treatments
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Responsible Jewellery Council Members

  • Mining
  • AngloGold Ashanti
  • Arslanian Freres NV
  • Bonas & Co. Ltd
  • Dalumi Diamonds
  • Diarough N.V.
  • Dimexon Diamonds
  • HRA Investments Ltd
  • I.Hennig & Co. Ltd
  • Lazare Kaplan International Inc.
  • Overseas Dimaonds NV / Isee2
  • Rosy Blue N.V.
  • Rothschild Diamonds Ltd
  • Sima Diamond NV
  • Steinmetz
  • Suashish Diamonds
  • Trade Associations
  • The American Gem Society
  • British Jewellers Association
  • Jewellers of America
  • Manufacturing Jewelers and Suppliers of America Inc.
  • National Mining Association
  • The National Association of Goldsmiths
  • World Gold Council
  • Service Industries(inc. financial institutions)
  • Int. Diamond and Jewellery Group ABN-AMRO
  • The Assay Office
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Responsible Jewellery Council Members

  • Jewellery Manufacturing or Wholesale
  • DN Gems Corp
  • Gabriel & Co
  • Jaeger-LeCoultre
  • J.B. Jewelry
  • Leo Schachter Diamonds LLC
  • Libman & Company Ltd
  • Kristall Inc.
  • Regal Imports Ltd
  • Robertso Coin
  • Stubbs and Co
  • Gold Refining Hedging or Trading
  • Argor-Heraeus SA
  • Metalor Tchnologies SA
  • PAMP SA
  • PX Precinox SA
  • Valcambi SA
  • Jewellery Manufacturing or Wholesale
  • AR & AR Jewellery Inc
  • Aurafin LLC
  • Baume & Mercier
  • Boite D’Or Gioielli S.R.L.
  • Carrera y Carrera
  • C&J Jewelry
  • Cendres+M&eacute:taux SA
  • Christian Bernard
  • Colormasters Gem Corp
  • Cristofol Paris
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Responsible Jewellery Council Members

  • JCPenney
  • Jewellery By Varouj Inc
  • Larter and Sons
  • Leber Jeweler Inc.
  • Lux Bond & Green
  • Marissa D. Harvey
  • Montblanc
  • Moet Hennessy – Louis Vuitton
  • Nicholas James
  • Piaget
  • Precious Metals
  • Reis-Nichols Inc.
  • Signet Group plc.
  • Simms II Jewelers
  • Tiffany & Co.
  • Transparence S. A.
  • Van Cleef & Arpels
  • WhiteFlash.com
  • Zale Corporation
  • Retail
  • Argos Ltd
  • Ben Bridge Jeweler
  • Borsheims
  • Boucheron
  • Brown Goldsmiths
  • Bulgari S.p.A
  • Cartier
  • Chanel Horlogerie/Joaillerie
  • Day’s Jewellery
  • Element Jewellery
  • Gomez & Molina Joyeros
  • Goodmans Jewelers Inc
  • Hamilton Jewellers
  • Harriet Kelsall Jewellery Design Ltd
  • Harry Winston
  • H. Cunningham Fine Jewelry Inc.
  • Helzberg Diamonds
  • Ice cool.co.uk

Current membership is approximately 90 organisations.

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Are these people trading ethically?

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Retailer

Wholesale & Distribution

Rules & Regulations are extremely complex.

Rules & Regulations are complex.

Rules & Regulations are moderate and rules for Ethical Trade already exist.

Rules & Regulations are simple and rules for Ethical Trade already exist.

WANTS ETHICAL TRADE!

CONSUMER

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Are they ethical traders?

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1200 Members

If one third of members agreed to join CIBJO’s Ethical Trade System, then it would raise $200,000 revenue annually if the cost of joining was $500 US per business.

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Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Thailand

Turkey

UAE

United Kingdom

United States

France

Germany

Greece

Hong Kong

India

Israel

Italy

Japan

Mexico

Netherlands

New Zealand

Norway

Portugal

Russia

Saudi Arabia

Singapore

South Africa

South Korea

Austria

Argentina

Australia

Brazil

Belgium

Canada

China

Egypt

Finland

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The local organisation can administer the running of the Ethical Trade system within its country or region.

CIBJO-world jewllery confederation, can oversee the local approved organisations and also arrange third party verification through responsible auditors.

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Codes of Ethics contain rules by which members must abide.

JAA

Code of Ethics

Examples of Industry Codes of Ethics at work

  • International Colored Gemstone Association
  • Thai Gem & Jewellery Traders Association
  • Gemological Institute of America
  • Gemmological Association of Australia
  • Jewellers Association of Australia
  • Japan Jewellery Association
  • American Gem Trade Association
  • The Gemmological Association of Great Britain
  • British Jewellers Association
  • ETC

TGJTA

Code of Ethics

Colored Diamond Association

Code Of Ethics

AGTA

Code of Ethics

ICA

Code of Ethics

Japan Jewellers Association

Code of Ethics

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World Jewellery Confederation

ETHICAL TRADER

RETAILER CAT 3

2009

World Jewellery Confederation

ETHICAL TRADER

MINER CAT 3

2009

World JewelleryConfederation

ETHICAL TRADER

MANUFACTURER CAT 3

2009

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World JewelleryConfederation

ETHICAL TRADER

MANUFACTURER CAT 3

2009

Entry or Benchmark level

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World Jewellery Confederation

ETHICAL TRADER

MINER CAT 3

2009

Awarded to members whose standards are high.

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World Jewellery Confederation

ETHICAL TRADER

RETAILER CAT 3

2009

Highest level- may require donations to a charitable fund

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Retailer

Wholesale & Distribution

Rules & Regulations are extremely complex.

Rules & Regulations are complex.

Rules & Regulations are moderate and rules for Ethical Trade already exist.

Rules & Regulations are simple and rules for Ethical Trade already exist.

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WANTS ETHICAL TRADE!

CONSUMER

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Retailer

Wholesale & Distribution

Rules & Regulations are extremely complex.

Rules & Regulations are complex.

Rules & Regulations are moderate and rules for Ethical Trade already exist.

Rules & Regulations are simple and rules for Ethical Trade already exist.

WANTS ETHICAL TRADE!

CONSUMER

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The people who suffer on the mines can’t afford to wait too long -let’s work together to try and make Ethical Trade a reality.