The EU also provided details on the carat weight threshold, and how it will track rough diamonds.
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The G7’s Long-Awaited Statement on Russian Diamonds Is Here
It provides a timeline for the implementation of new restrictions, but no details.
Columbia Gem House Raises $12K for Wildlife
The money will help a nonprofit rehabilitate sea turtles.
Diamonds Do Good to Host Film Screening in NYC
The “Real People | Real Impact” film campaign delves into the positive impact of diamonds.
Crime at Top of Agenda During JA’s Annual D.C. Visit
Association members met with lawmakers last month to discuss the record-level rates.
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Columbia Gem House Opens Jewelry Raffle for Wildlife Fundraiser
Tickets are on sale now and all proceeds go to sea turtle rehabilitation.
Creating a Brighter Future for the Differently Abled
GIA is among the supporters of a new school building for children with special needs.
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Grib Diamonds Among Companies Named in Latest Round of Sanctions
Grib is the Belgium-based subsidiary of Russian company JSC AGD Diamonds, which also was sanctioned.
The JCK Industry Fund Is Accepting 2024 Grant Applications
The fund provides grants to organizations that better the jewelry industry.
Pure Earth Honors Iris Van der Veken
The nonprofit is presenting the 2023 Pure Earth Impact Award to Van der Veken to recognize her environmental advocacy.
Diamonds Do Good Awards 2023 Scholarships
Five honorees in the Northwest Territories received $5,000 each.
Rio Tinto’s Diavik Donates $180K to United Way Amid Canadian Wildfires
The funds will go toward direct assistance, providing essentials like food and fuel to those impacted.
Columbia Gem House To Hold Wildlife Fundraiser
Donations will benefit nonprofit CRRIFS, which supports the protection and conservation of native wildlife in Mexico.
Alrosa’s New CEO Lands on US Sanctions List
Pavel Marinychev was appointed as leader of the diamond mining company in May.
IGI Partners with Watch & Jewellery Initiative 2030
WJI 2030, founded in 2021 by Kering and Cartier, focuses on creating a more sustainable watch and jewelry industry.
Ethical Metalsmiths Partners With Christina T. Miller
The non-profit is offering a discount on the consultant’s new course.
U.S. Sanctions Gold Cos. Allegedly Tied to Russian Mercenary Group
OFAC sanctioned four companies it claims are helping fund the Wagner Group, the organization that just attempted a coup in Russia.
Tiffany & Co. Gets Approval for Net-Zero Emissions Target
The Science Based Targets initiative confirmed the jeweler’s goal is in line with the latest climate science.
‘State of the Art Jewelry Summit’ To Be Held at Harvard
The one-day event is a collaboration between RJC, GIA and the university’s Mineralogical and Geological Museum.
Experts Discuss Disability Inclusion at WJA’s Las Vegas Breakfast
Members gathered Friday morning at JCK to hear from Diversability founder Tiffany Yu and Molly Kettle of Gamut Management.
Grandview Klein Diamonds, Local Partners Donate to Primary School
The donation to a school in Namibia included computer equipment, infrastructure repair and sanitary wear.
Feriel Zerouki Becomes First Woman to Lead WDC
Zerouki took over as World Diamond Council president Monday, with Ronnie VanderLinden elected vice president.
Ethical Metalsmiths Appoints New President
Christina Malle is a jewelry designer and goldsmith.
From Mine to Met: Event Co-Chair Gives Platform to Responsibly Sourced Gold
Actress Michaela Coel was “dripping in gold” at the Met Gala, wearing jewelry handmade by fellow British-Ghanian artist Emefa Cole.
Diamond Companies Sanctioned, Dealer Charged With Money Laundering
Officials allege a “complex network” of entities helped Nazem Said Ahmad deal in diamonds and artwork in the U.S. despite being sanctioned.
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