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What is Fairmined?
Fairmined is backed by a rigorous 3rd party certification and audit system that ensures that artisanal and small-scale mining organizations meet world leading standards for responsible practices, delivering organizational and social development and environmental protection.
The Fairmined Initiative was created by the Alliance for Responsible Mining (ARM), a non-profit organization globally recognized as a leader and pioneer of responsible artisanal and small-scale mining.
Why is Fairmined so important?
The Fairmined label allows for transparency and traceability within the jewellery industry. Supporting responsible community mining through Fairmined means we are helping to back:
- No child labour
- Safe and healthy working enviroments
- Stable, fair paid jobs
- Gender equality
- A low environmental impact with protection of water supplies and a positive environmental legacy.