The Kimberley Process
Certification Scheme, intended to keep "conflict" diamonds off the world market, has yet to prove effective.
Other scientists are less convinced that the Kimberley process
One such is the European Union's insistence that the industry must complete inventory of all stocks within six months, before the Kimberley process
can kick off.
The same is true for the Kimberley Process
Certification Scheme (KPCS).
The DMCC has a regular monitoring regime in place for the local industry's adherence to the Kimberley Process
South Africa will hand over chair of the Kimberley Process
to China and the latter will host the 2014 Kimberley Process
, while Angola unanimously won its bid as the Vice Chairperson for the process.
It complies with United Nations resolutions and supports the Kimberley process
Nearly nine years after the Kimberley Process
was launched, the sad
A similar system already exists to monitor the trade in rough diamonds through the UAE in the form of the country's Kimberley Process
office - which implements a global certification scheme that seeks to prevent the trade of conflict diamonds.
Zhakoff said the basic structure of the Kimberley Process
remains the same, and that is that every legitimately traded diamond must be traced to a verifiable KP certificate.
India is the largest diamond cutting and polishing center in the world, committed to continuing as a responsible and active member of the Kimberley Process
Certification System by implementing all its regulations.
They describe two approaches currently used by industries to self-regulate: the Kimberley Process
and the Equator Principles.