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Marc Choyt
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The Ethical Jewelry Exposé: Lies, Damn Lies and Conflict Free Diamonds

   Exposé by Fairtrade Gold pioneer jeweler with 22-years in the business reveals how the emerging “responsible & ethical jewelry” narrative hides a range of social and environmental atrocities.  For more information please contact:Kyle Abram, Reflective Jewelry, Santa Fe  Kyle@ReflectiveJewelry.com  (412) 212-8936  Santa Fe, NM October 17, 2018: Reflective Jewelry announces the publication of the…See More
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The Ethical Jewelry Exposé: Lies, Damn Lies and Conflict Free Diamonds

   Exposé by Fairtrade Gold pioneer jeweler with 22-years in the business reveals how the emerging “responsible & ethical jewelry” narrative hides a range of social and environmental atrocities.  For more information please contact:Kyle Abram, Reflective Jewelry, Santa Fe  Kyle@ReflectiveJewelry.com  (412) 212-8936  Santa Fe, NM October 17, 2018: Reflective Jewelry announces the publication of the…See More
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Reflective Jewelry and Fair Jewelry Action
Type of Organisation
Business, Civil Society Organisation
Website
http://reflectivejewelry.com
Job Title
Director
About My Work
I am President of Reflective Images Jewelry, the first Fairtrade Gold Jeweler in the USA. I also run Fair Jewelry Action (FJA), a Human Rights and Environmental Justice Network that promotes ethical and fair trade jewellery practices by advocating traceability and transparency in the jewellery supply chain.
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gold, diamonds, governance and anti-corruption, environment, human rights, redistribution and sustainable development
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The Ethical Jewelry Exposé: Lies, Damn Lies and Conflict Free Diamonds

Posted on October 17, 2018 at 22:00 0 Comments

 

 

 

Exposé by Fairtrade Gold pioneer jeweler with 22-years in the business reveals how the emerging “responsible & ethical jewelry” narrative hides a range of social and environmental atrocities.

 

 

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15 Reasons You Should Buy Fairtrade Gold Jewelry Vs Recycled Jewelry

Posted on October 4, 2016 at 2:00 0 Comments

(Writer note: this is a consumer facing article written in response to the troubling misinformation that jewelers are putting forth in regard to the value of recycled gold.)

These days, many jewelers create their products with recycled gold. Recycled gold, they claim, will reduce mining and make a real difference to the environment.

Unfortunately, this claim is not true.

In…

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Legacy Gold Mining Issues In The Sierra Nevadas and the Sierra Fund

Posted on June 2, 2016 at 7:30 0 Comments

One of the most exciting projects that I’ve been participating as a jeweler is an ongoing collaboration with the The Sierra Fund.  This work came out of a walk in the mountains above my home in Santa Fe, New Mexico (USA) with Kerry Morse, the Communications Director of the Sierra Fund.  She had found me through my Fair Jewelry Action network.  Her question was, would …

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Reflective Images Jewelry Becomes The First Certified Fairtrade Gold Jeweler in the United States

Posted on August 26, 2015 at 20:59 0 Comments

SANTA FE, N.M., August 26, 2015-- Reflective Images Jewelry was announced as the first certified Fairtrade Gold American jeweler by Fairtrade International.  The company has worked as the US commercial liaison with Fairtrade International to launch the certification program while pioneering…

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