作者: UN News Centre
In a continuing bid to break the link between the illegal trade of rough diamonds and armed conflict, the United Nations General Assembly today urged countries to finalize an international certification scheme for the valuable gems and to implement the...
作者: United Nations
Success of ‘Kimberley Process’ a Matter of Life and Death For Southern Africa, Says Botswana as Assembly Adopts Text on Conflict Diamonds
作者: U.N. Integrated Regional Information Networks
Describing the global diamond certification system thus far agreed upon in the Kimberley Process "a watchdog without teeth...", the Fatal Transactions network nongovernmental organisation is organising a meeting of experts in the European Parliament in...
作者: UN Wire
Government representatives and industry officials from dozens of countries agreed yesterday...to implement a process to certify all legally traded diamonds and to weed out the conflict diamonds sold to fuel wars in Africa...The agreement concludes more...