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13 December 2017
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11 December 2017

All that glitters is not gold: Shining a light on supply chain disclosure in the jewellery sector.

Author: Ardea International

This report focuses on the jewellery sector. We have included eight of the major jewellers in the UK, namely the Signet Group (and the companies under its control, as listed in the table in this report), Tiffany & Co., Goldsmiths, Links, F. Hinds,...

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11 December 2017

Myanmar: Cartier stops sourcing gemstones from country in response to campaign against "genocide gems"

Author: Philip Sherwell & Jon Ungoed-Thomas, The Times (UK)

"Taint of Burma's genocide gems", 10 Dec 2017...

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14 November 2017
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Author: Ricardo Senra, BBC Brasil em Washington (UK/Brazil)

"Brasileiros presos no Zimbábue em missão humanitária são soltos após julgamento-Após quase 24 horas detidos em uma prisão de Mutare, no Zimbábue, três brasileiros foram liberados depois de um julgamento no tribunal local de pequenas causas, que foi...

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3 October 2017

The Rohingya crisis: key roles for business

Author: Golda Benjamin & Bobbie Sta. Maria, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Half a million Rohingya refugees have fled Rakhine State in Myanmar in the last five weeks, leading to immense humanitarian challenges... in Bangladesh. [W]e have received... queries from members of the business community on their perceived role in...

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2 October 2017

Zimbabwe: "Government bilateral investment deals should not leave communities poorer", says BHRRC researcher

Author: Ngonidzashe Dapira, The Eastern Times (Zimabwe)

‘Government bilateral investment deals should not leave communities poorer’, 6 Sept 2017...

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24 September 2017

Zimbabwe: New report by Global Witness critical of the role of Zimbabwe's political elites & security sector in "disappearing Marange diamonds"; says international diamond companies complicit

Global Witness has released a new report which uncovered new evidence that reveals how Zimbabwe’s Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO), the military, notorious smugglers, and political elites, all allegedly gained control or ownership of companies...

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14 September 2017

Myanmar: Leber Jeweler condemns ethnic cleansing against Rohingya people; encourages cos. to follow suit

Author: Brian Leber, Leber Jeweler (USA)

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12 September 2017
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Author: RFI

"Trafic de minerais en RDC: la Monusco dénonce de faux documents à son nom", 10 septembre 2017...

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29 August 2017
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Author: Gemma Parellada, El Pais

"Angola se prepara para a saída de presidente Dos Santos depois de quase quatro décadas-O presidente, no poder desde 1979, deixa o cargo depois das eleições desta quarta-feira", 25 de agosto de 2017...

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