作者: Global Witness
Non-governmental organisations believe...there are several vital areas that still need to be addressed for the system to become truly effective upon implementation. The system is a good one but is currently weakened because of the failure to develop...
作者: Holly Burkhalter, Advocacy Director of Physicians for Human Rights, in Washington Post
Eighteen months ago the government of South Africa convened representatives of 38 diamond-producing and trading nations, human rights activists and diamond industry representatives, in Kimberley, South Africa, to develop a comprehensive trade system to...
作者: Rapaport News, on Diamonds.Net
De Beers and Jewelers of America (JA) issued separate statements on November 6 responding to a Washington Post report that suggested that the al-Qaida terrorist network was profiting from the trade of conflict diamonds. Both De Beers and JA urged swift...
作者: U.S. Mission to the United Nations
Statement by Ambassador Richard C. Holbrooke, United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations, on Conflict Diamonds, Security Council, November 30, 2000