20161026Kimberley Process participant countries trade rough diamonds only with one other and only if each shipment bears a Kimberley Process certificate guaranteeing the conflictfree origin of the diamonds. Participants must also control production and internal trade so they can make this guarantee. To back up the rules, Participants must report
The Kimberley Process Certification Scheme is the primary response by the international community to overcome the conflict diamonds problem. As discussed in Chapter 2, conflict diamonds are rough diamonds that are associated with conflict and gross human rights violations. The Kimberley Process aims to distinguish the legitimate
Kimberley Process participants currently account for well over 99 of the global production of rough diamonds. Kimberley Process participants undergo periodic reviews, along with peer monitoring to ensure compliance. Furthermore, all rough diamond sales are independently audited, and are also subject to separate governmental regulations.
20201013Kimberley Process. Part III will also suggest that enhanced selfregulation schemes such as the Kimberley Process may prove effective in similar industries as a means of altering the behavior of strong multinational corporations. Finally Part IV will affirm the Kimberley Process as an effective method for addressing the conflict diamond
2013312Kimberley Process can regain its legitimacy through reforms that reengage civil society and allow for meaningful monitoring and enforcement mechanisms. I. THE KIMBERLEY PROCESS: CREATED TO ELIMINATE DIAMONDS AS A FUNDING SOURCE FOR REBEL GROUPS IN ORDER TO PROTECT A VIBRANT DIAMOND TRADE
201341The Kimberley Process. Global Witness first exposed the problem of blood diamonds in 1998 and played a key role in establishing the Kimberley Process KP, a governmentled certification scheme, initiated in a bid to clean up the diamond trade. The scheme was launched in 2003 and requires member states to set up an import and export control
20211011The Kimberley Process KP unites administrations, civil societies, and industry in reducing the flow of conflict diamonds rough diamonds used to finance wars against governments around the world. See the process. Process. The KP unites 82 countries around the world.
2018418Kimberley Process Certification Scheme KPCS.2 John Oppenheimer, director of De Beers, vehemently denied De Beers involvement in any illegal transactions, and insisted that his company had been found guilty by
The Kimberley Process is a joint government, international diamond industry and civil society initiative to stem the flow of conflict diamonds. Conflict diamonds is a term for rough diamonds that are used by rebel movements to finance wars against
201471Conflict minerals Kimberley Process, DoddFrank and OECD Guidelines. This is a controversial issue, first introduced into mainstream media and politics in the early years of this millenium and popularized with 2006 Hollywoods Blood diamond movie. As a result of public outcry, the Kimberley Process was created to control
Kimberley Process. PASSION DIAMOND adheres to the world selfregulation program, called Kimberley Process, born from the desire of the main South African countries to enhance the trade of diamonds coming from places where the extraction work is controlled and protected and aimed at ensuring that the profits obtained from the diamond trade are
2016627A Formal Kimberley Process. For those unfamiliar with the actual Kimberley Process, it is a scheme enacted in 2003 to certify where diamonds originated from in order to help prevent conflict diamonds from entering into the broader mainstream
20091215For further information contact: KPCS Secretariat Namibia: email160protected . Background The Kimberley Process started when Southern African diamondproducing states met in Kimberley, South Africa, in May 2000, to discuss ways to stop the trade in conflict diamonds and ensure that diamond purchases were not funding violence.
20201013Kimberley Process and have all but eliminated the practice of illegal conflict diamond mining in Africa. However, the Kimberley Process is not without its faults. Following the onset of civil war in 1998, the Democratic Republic of Congo DRC suffered many of the same resource curse symptoms as Sierra Leone in
201910132003 THE KIMBERLEY PROCESS: CONFLICT DIAMONDS 3 mentation of the Kimberley Process is tentatively scheduled for the end of 2002.10 The U.N. defines conflict diamonds as those diamonds originating from areas or mines that are controlled by rebel insurgents and factions that use the diamonds to fund military ac
2021101The Kimberley Process KP is a multilateral international initiative established in 2003, aimed at preventing the global flow of conflict or blood diamonds rough diamonds used to finance armed conflicts and to undermine legitimate governments.
2021109The Kimberley Process KP is open to all countries that are willing and able to implement its requirements. The KP has 56 participants, representing 82 countries, with the European Union and its 27 Member States counting as a single participant, represented by the European Commission.
2021102Press release on behalf of the Civil Society Coalition following the Kimberley Process 2021 Intersessional meeting. Read document. Download. 2021 Intersessional Closing Remarks CSC Coordinator, Shamiso Mtisi. Read document. Download.
201996email160protected 7. The Committee of Rules and Procedures had four sessions during which it finalized the work on the Administrative Decisions, Terms of Reference for the Chair and the ViceChair of the Kimberley Process, Procedures for Preparation and Adoption of
2021929Enforcement. Trade in rough diamonds HS Code 7102.10, .21 or .31 is permitted between Participants of Kimberley Process Certification Scheme only on the basis of authentic KP certificates. It is advised that Participants should examine KP certificates
2021101The Kimberley Process certification scheme. The position of Chair rotates annually, following validation of the previous Vice Chair: 2021: Russian Federation, vice chair Botswana. 2020: no chairmanship due to Covid19 pandemic. 2019: India, vice chair Russian Federation.
201914The Kimberly Process. The KimberleyProcess KP aims to ensure that diamond purchases do not end up financing violence and bloodshed by rebel groups and their allies seeking to undermine legitimate governments. KP has performed a significant role in its operations. Its members currently account for about 99.8 of the global production of
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2021319Kimberley Process Certificate Count of the Russian Federation 2021Q2 Publish date: 27.09.2021. download pdf, 142.64 kB view. Report Rough Diamond Trade Statistics of the Russian Federation 2021Q2 Publish date: 27.09.2021. download pdf, 159.82 kB view. Document
20121219. The Kimberley Process KP is a joint governments, industry and civil society initiative to stem the flow of conflict diamonds rough diamonds used by rebel movements to finance wars against legitimate governments. The trade in these illicit stones has fuelled decades of devastating conflicts in countries such
2004112The larger issue at stake, however, is the degree to which the Kimberley Process places faith in its participants ability to monitor themselves. Even if the CARs status in the Kimberley Process remains unchanged, other participants may call for more
201896The Kimberley Process Certification Scheme is an international governmental certification programme that was set up to prevent the funding of conflict through trade in diamonds. Established in January 2003, the scheme requires governments to certify