PARIS – The Natural Diamond Council hosted an evening discussion on the environmental and social impact across the diamond industry during Paris Couture week, joined by NDC Global Ambassador and actress Lily James, and Eco-age Founder Livia Firth.
An open conversation was held, sharing each panelist’s personal journey with the diamond industry and what they hope to see and continue to create from areas within the diamond supply chain, to women’s empowerment and social justice.
Titled ‘Diamond Transformation’, the panel featured an open dialogue and Q&A section that revealed insights and industry updates from key members of the Botswana community, major jewellery companies and luxury brands such as Messika and Kering, while also hearing directly from Lily James who has travelled to Botswana and experienced the diamond industry firsthand.
Lily James and Natural Diamond Council Lead Diamond Transformation Panel at Paris Couture
Photographer Credit: Jack Tribeca/bestimage
The Natural Diamond Council (NDC) inspires and informs consumers about the incredible world of natural diamonds through its Only Natural Diamonds platform. The platform is the authoritative publisher on all things natural diamonds including celebrities and pop culture, epic diamonds and jewellery trends, engagements and weddings, and diamond buying guides.
The NDC supports the integrity of the natural diamond industry by providing transparency and insight on the progress of this sector and its commitments to further betterment. NDC is a global organization whose members’ operations span four continents and ten countries including Canada, South Africa, and Botswana. Their operations support the livelihood of 10 million industry employees and their families around the world.
The NDC operates in the US, China, India, UAE, and Europe.