Gold certified to Fairtrade standards provides small-scale miners and their communities in developing countries the opportunity for better living and working conditions.
The No Dirty Gold Campaign supports the efforts of groups working to end dirty gold mining practices.
Earthworks is a non-profit organisation dedicated to protecting communities and the environment from the destructive impacts of mineral development.
Global Witness investigates and campaigns to prevent natural resource-related conflict and corruption.
The Jeweltree Foundation encourages social responsibility and ecological sustainability by providing qualifying small scale mining and jewellery-related initiatives with easy access to manufacturing houses and retailers. In return the manufacturers and retailers benefit from supply chain transparency, an online track and trace system, brochures, posters and other point of sale materials.
Survival is the only international organisation supporting tribal peoples worldwide.
The Nick Webber Trust seeks to promote opportunity in Malawi by improving access to justice, access to education, and access to healthcare services. The Trust was set up in memory of Nick Webber, who died at the age of 28 while working as a volunteer in Malawi.
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