CIBJO releases Ethics Commission Special Report, focuses on impact and implications of revised FTC Guides

SEPTEMBER 12, 2018: The report focuses exclusively on the newly revised Guides for the Jewelry, Precious Metals, and Pewter Industries, released in July by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.

CIBJO releases Coloured Stone Commission Special Report, looks at responsible-practices standards specific to sector

SEPTEMBER 5, 2018: The report looks at efforts being taken to promote responsible practices in the sector, while taking into consideration the very different conditions that exist in the coloured gemstone industry.

CIBJO releases Diamond Commission Special Report, focuses on terminology distinguishing synthetics from naturals

AUGUST 29, 2018: The report concentrates largely on the way in which man-made stones are being distinguished from diamonds that are natural in origin, particularly in light of the newly released guides by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission.

CIBJO pays tribute to Kofi Annan, 1938-2018, father of Millennium Development Goals and the Global Compact

AUGUST 20, 2018: CIBJO President Gaetano Cavalieri described him as “giant among men, whose legacy will be measured by the millions of people he helped save from abject poverty and hopelessness.”

CIBJO releases Marketing & Education Special Report, considers impact on jewellery market of Generation Z

AUGUST 15, 2018: With fewer than nine weeks to go to the opening of the 2018 CIBJO Congress, the first of the CIBJO commissions' Special Reports has been released. Prepared by the Marketing & Education Commission, it considers the potential impact on the jewellery market of Generation Z, which includes people born after 1996.

CIBJO President pledges support for Indian jewellery industry, during IIJS opening ceremony in Mumbai

AUGUST 9, 2018: The CIBJO President was a guest of honour at the IIJS opening ceremony, where he participated in a traditional candle-lighting ceremony, led by the Chairman of the Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council, Pramod Agarwal.

CIBJO participating in ECOSOC High-Level Segment, its statement on jewellery sector circulated by council

JULY 17, 2018: CIBJO has been the international jewellery and gemstone sector’s first and only representative in ECOSOC since 2006, when it was awarded special consultative status.