Jewels

Jewels

Jewels Countries Where Jewels are Reportedly Produced with Trafficking and/or Child Labor Emeralds: Colombia (CL) Gems: Zambia (CL) Tanzania (CL) Gem cutting: India (CL) Jades and rubies: Burma (FL, CL) Sapphires: Madagascar (FL, CL) Where are jewels reportedly...
Diamonds

Diamonds

Diamonds Countries Where Diamonds are Reportedly Produced with Forced Labor and/or Child Labor Angola (FL, CL) Central African Republic (FL, CL) Democratic Republic of the Congo (FL, CL) Guinea (FL, CL) Liberia (FL, CL) Sierra Leone (FL, CL) Diamonds (cut and...
The Guardian

The Guardian

About one-fifth of the gold exported from Peru is illegally mined, with forced labor extracting much of the precious metal that ends up in cellphones, computers and jewelry, according to US non-profit Verité. Peru’s Andean mineral wealth has made it the world’s sixth-largest gold producer and boosted it into the ranks of middle-income countries, but some miners have paid for the boom with their freedom – or their lives.