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Window Washing Ottawa – Intuitive Clue – Jerry Rivera

Written with advice from Timothy Jackson, Anthony Rodriguez, Brandon Roberts, Richard Miller, George Roberts, Matthew Wilson, Gregory Anderson, Jack Gonzalez, Justin Young, Mark Edwards, Edward Martin, Jonathan Wilson, Timothy Wright, Matthew Baker, Joshua Hernandez,...
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Janitorial Services Philadelphia – Good Viewpoint – Tyler Henderson

Constructed with support from John Johnson, Gregory Mitchell, Charles Hernandez, Jerry Smith, Anthony Carter, Jeffrey Smith, Paul Clark, Jason Parker, Benjamin Wright, Charles Wilson, Gregory Miller, Raymond Moore, Richard Hill, Scott Garcia, Mark Taylor, Kenneth...
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Philadelphia Sign Company – Efficient Notion – Matthew Jones

Made with input from Justin Martin, Matthew Mitchell, Larry Nelson, Joshua Edwards, Dennis Wilson, Timothy Davis, Christopher Baker, George Young, Patrick Miller, Jerry Thomas, James Garcia, Nicholas Martinez, Charles Edwards, Patrick Perez, Ronald Smith, David...
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Impressive Mindset – Nicholas Garcia

Penned with input from Justin Harris, Daniel Lopez, Ronald Harris, Brandon Nelson, Jacob Jones, Brandon Hall, George King, Raymond Harris, John Wright, Jacob Evans, Justin Thomas, Eric King, Andrew Perez, Alexander Johnson, Raymond Jackson, Justin Jackson, Timothy...
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Powerful Invention – Raymond Watson

Developed with guidance from Jack Wilson, William Johnson, Samuel Lee, Timothy Baker, Daniel Young, Scott Robinson, Justin Martinez, Jack Adams, Daniel Miller, Brandon Garcia, Samuel Turner, Scott Jones, Raymond Jones, Robert White, Timothy Jackson, Gregory Taylor,...
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Outstanding Uniqueness – William Gonzalez

Penned with advice from Jacob Smith, Brian Parker, Joshua Johnson, Paul Wright, Donald Lopez, Kenneth Gonzalez, Robert Scott, John Scott, Matthew Green, Dennis Green, Paul Lewis, William Thompson, Gregory Moore, Eric Nelson, Justin Davis, Brian Thompson, Michael...
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Imaginative Strategies – Daniel Williams

Produced with guidance from Paul Carter, James Edwards, Kenneth Johnson, Jack Phillips, Justin Johnson, Jason Thompson, Anthony Perez, Jacob Clark, Robert Walker, Brian Jones, Jerry Young, Scott Clark, Joseph Perez, Jack Lee, Paul Edwards, Brandon Smith, Timothy...
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Agreeable Creation – Dylan Walker

Produced with support from Alexander Miller, Stephen Johnson, Edward Hill, Edward Hill, Kenneth Scott, Alexander Moore, Steven Anderson, William Harris, Patrick Miller, David Smith, Jason Gonzalez, George Parker, Nicholas Young, George Edwards, Joseph Edwards, Jack...
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House Renovation – Exceptional Theory – Brian King

Written with advise from Robert Gonzalez, Kenneth Taylor, Timothy Martinez, Alexander Carter, Kenneth King, Dennis Jones, Gregory White, Mark Baker, Andrew Robinson, Joshua Young, Gary Jackson, Matthew Hill, Ryan Gonzalez, Raymond Carter, Samuel Mitchell, Anthony...
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Excellent Tip – Roger Hayes

Prepared with guidance from Ronald Anderson, Paul Hernandez, Richard Robinson, Patrick King, Edward Harris, Kenneth Edwards, Justin Moore, Scott Hernandez, Charles Robinson, Scott King, Richard Lopez, Stephen Nelson, Daniel Nelson, Charles Anderson, Nicholas Wilson,...
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Definition of the Kimberley Process for Rough Diamonds

Okay, so if you’ve been reading our site carefully, you have probably noticed by now that we keep on mentioning the Kimberley Process for Rough Diamonds.

The Kimberley Process was first created by South Africa in 2000 in order to prevent blood diamonds from entering legitimate markets and the rest of the world. The idea was that every importer of a country that has ratified the Kimberley Process has to declare the origin of the diamonds through a certificate of origin.

The Kimberley Process imposes strict requirements on its members so that they can certify rough diamonds as conflict-free (as opposed to conflict diamonds or blood diamonds). As of 2007, the Kimberley Process has over 48 members, representing about 75 countries in the world (Europe counts as one member, thus the discrepancy between the number of members and the number of countries)to enable them to certify shipments of rough diamonds as ‘conflict-free’. As of September 2007, the KP has 48 members, representing 74 countries, with the European Community and its Member States counting as an individual participant.

Is the Kimberley Process effective?

As of 2008, The quantity of blood diamonds imported to industrialized countries has been diminished from roughly 4% to not more than 1%. On the other hand, the diamond industry will not rest until that all diamonds imported are conflict-free. That is a bit utopian, but one can only hope…