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Coventry University BES represented at World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) Annual Congress 2014

Findings from the recent BES Pump Prime-funded jewellery study have recently been presented at the World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) Annual Congress 2014 in Moscow.


Congress of the World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) in Moscow, Russia, with (left to right): Willie Hamilton, CEO of The Company of Master Jewellers; Gay Penfold, Manager, Jewellery Industry Innovation Centre; Professor Marylyn Carrigan; Vivien Johnston, ethical jewellery maker; Nigel Paxman, CEO of security firm Malca-Amit; Greg Valerio, Fairtrade Gold campaigner. 64 more words

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Back Again

I fear I’m starting to sound a bit like a parrot, beginning each blog post along the same vain… ‘It’s been a while since my last post etcetera etcetera…’ 276 more words



It is week two of the current Cosmopolitan Sale Room round. There are so many items this time around that I’m in love with. They come together as the perfect maritime ensemble you can wear for boating or a stroll on the beach. 97 more words


Cloud Connected

If there’s something I love to do, it’s looking up at the sky.. Whether it’s day or night, sunny or cloudy, raining or snowing.. It’s something that’s always fascinated me. 381 more words

Glitzz Passion Lingerie for CSR

Glitzz Passion Lingerie in black (also available in red and includes appliers for slink for the stockings and included gloves) @ Cosmopolitan Sales Room

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Petition against watering down of World Bank safeguard policies

Having obtained and analysed a draft of proposed new World Bank social and economic policies, my colleagues at Inclusive Development International (full disclosure – I am on the IDI Advisory Board) have circulated a petition demanding that the Bank follow its own first principles in this matter - in that the draft submitted for upcoming consultations should provide for conditions “no worse off” than those that prevailed under the old policy. 671 more words


If You Liked It, Then You Should Have Put A Ring On It

When it comes to accessories, I have to admit, I’m a sucker for rings. From simple silver bands to big fake jewelry, I don’t care. If they fit on my fingers, I’ll wear them proudly. 362 more words