The seminar focused on the marine ecosystem, where fully sustainable gem production, relating to the ability of biological systems to remain diverse and productive over the course of time, is feasible.
A comprehensive report of the 2017 CIBJO Congress in Bangkok, Thailandn with reports on all the sessions, photo galleries, videos, presentations and pre-congress special reports by the various CIBJO Commissions.
The significance and potential impact on the jewellery industry of a new EU regulation, which will control the import into the union of gold from conflict and high-risk areas, came under the spotlight at a seminar organised by CIBJO and the Italian Exhibition Group.
This is a story about jewellery and its impact on humanity. It is a tale of rebirth through creativity and personal journey, and about a group of remarkably brave and resilient women, seeking to rebuild their lives following the devastation of civil war and genocide.