In 2018, the European Union holds the Chairmanship of the Kimberley Process, a global partnership which brings together governments, industry and civil society with the aim to eliminate the trade in so-called conflict diamonds worldwide. In this context, the European Union will host this year's Intersessional meeting of the Kimberley Process in Antwerp, Belgium from 18 - 22 June. This Intersessional meeting will discuss latest developments in the implementation of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme and wider diamond governance, as well as the ongoing reform agenda of the Kimberley Process.
The opening and closing sessions of the Intersessional meeting, taking place on Tuesday 19 June (8h30-17h30) and Friday 22 June (9h-12h30) respectively will be livestreamed here (in EN, FR, ES, PT and RU)
- Publication date
- 15 June 2018
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