The Conflict Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) and the challenges ahead for industry: A downstream perspective
Researchers Theodora and Kate visit a Fairtrade Gold event.
ASM is a sector whose challenges and problems have been very well documented - but in which the solutions are much more difficult to ascertain
A definition of illicit financial flows, what’s missing from the data – and the role of the GIFF Project across the entire supply chain
Examining the definitions of informal and illicit mining
A customer's journey to owning a piece of bespoke and ethical jewellery: from dream to reality
How the GIFF Project can help stakeholders formalise the Artisanal and Small-scale Mining sector
At the GIFF Project, we are seeking to uncover and categorise the people who actually exert power in, over and through the sector, and who dictate how and where ASM happens, and on what terms
Levin Souces associate Asher Smith shares thoughts on The Dodd Frank Act's Section 1502 on conflict minerals.
Part two of Anna Barker's conversation with bespoke jewellery Harriet Kelsall
Anna Barker speaks to bespoke jewellery Harriet Kelsall in a two-part interview
Two years ago, we sat with artisanal gold miners in a ger at Bayankhongor, Mongolia, learning about their work. One of the miners, Mr. Byambadorj, stood up to say something we don’t often hear: