Aurelsa Gold Mine

An article and video about the Aurelsa gold mine in Peru:
Click here
http://capacity4dev.ec.europa.eu/union_europea_en_peru/blog/aurelsa-one-first-small-scale-mines-world-produce-gold-certified-and-marketed-ethical

World Human Right Days

I’ll be marking World Human Rights Day by following Ban-ki Moon’s advise. I’m off to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office later to learn more about what the UK government is doing. More later!
“I call on States to honour their obligation to protect human rights every day of the year. I call on [...]

Prince Charles congratulates Fairtrade at 20

Prince Charles congratulates Fairtrade at 20.

Entebbe Women’s Association

check out this video on the wonderful work of  EWA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcgI7GT095E&feature=youtu.be

UK AND IRELAND JEWELLERY INDUSTRY UNITE OVER ETHICS

Jewellery Ethics Committee, Houlden, Gem-A, NAG, BJA, RJI, CMJ, ethics, jewellery, fairtrade

Brides! Tammam Goody Bag Giveaway!

Check out the Goody Bag Giveaway https://www.facebook.com/events/1434556803484071/ with  Atelier Tammam.

Easter Bunny’s 30% off Sale

Don’t miss the Easter Bunny’s 30% off Sale!
Ends 30/04/14

How To Remove a Stuck Ring

I remember a frantic call a few years back from a client on honeymoon who’s finger had swollen up to twice its normal size after a long-haul flight. His brand new wedding ring was well and truly stuck! So here’s a handy tip on how to remove a ring thathas got stuck on your finger. [...]

Fairtrade Gold Conference

I was asked to speak at the Fairtrade Gold Conference this month;  however I ended up on a surgeon’s table going under the knife instead!  Luckily, the very obliging Michael Hoare was able to come to the rescue (former CEO of the National Association of Goldsmiths, who was my co-author of the Gold Paper published [...]

Future 50 Awards

Last week I was delighted to receive the Future 50 Young Social Entrepreneur Award (see goofy photo above for evidence!).
Presented by Striding Out and hosted by Ernst & Young, it was a wonderful evening and offered the opportunity to meet some very talented and fascinating people.
(Always a treat to catch up with the lovely Lucy [...]