Global Extraction Networks

Politics of Extraction

Category: mining

Lab-grown diamonds, a sustainable choice for consumers?

Sustainability is one of the main arguments supported by synthetic diamonds manufacturers, in order to promote their … Read More

December 11, 2018

Business and human rights in the extractives sector – impressions from the 2018 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

The UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

From 26-28thof November 2018, the United Nations Forum on Business and Huma

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December 10, 2018

A Supply Chain is Forever: Blockchain Applications for Diamond Documentation

In the 1947, De Beers created the slogan, “A diamond is forever” (De Beers Group 2018). Little did they expect that s… Read More

November 26, 2018