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Directory of suppliers

AA Ethical Gems
Sweden. Andrea Antonucci. Professional gemmologist committed to offering ethically sourced gemstones.
https://www.instagram.com/aaethicalgems/

Agere Treasures
USA. Ethically mined gemstones from Ethiopia. Emerald, opal, tourmaline, morganite.
https://www.ageretreasures.com/

ANZA Gems
USA. Ethical gems that benefit mining communities in East Africa. Sapphire, tourmaline, zircon, garnet, aquamarine, spessartite… from mines in Kenya and Tanzania.
https://www.anzagems.com/

Capricorn Gems
Australia. Responsibly sourced sapphire, zircon, opal and chrysoprase produced in Central Queensland.
https://www.capricorngems.com.au/

Ceylons 
Germany. Responsibly mined Ceylon sapphires and other coloured gems from Sri Lanka.
https://ceylons.de/

Columbia Gem House
Canada. A wide variety of fair trade gems from mines around the world.
https://columbiagemhouse.com/

Ethical Gem Suppliers
Collective of suppliers of responsibly sourced traceable gemstones.
https://www.ethicalgemsuppliers.com

Ethical Gemstones of the World
Spain/UK. Carmen Garcia-Carballido (geologist and gemmologist). Natural, ethical and traceable gemstones, support for artisanal mining communities and care for the environment.
https://www.instagram.com/ethicalgemstonesoftheworld/

Fair Trade Gemstone
UK. Natural diamonds from Canada, Namibia, Botswana and South Africa. Wide variety of coloured gemstones.
http://www.fairtrade-gemstone.com/

Faire Edelsteine
Germany. Fair trade in precious metals and stones. They buy the stones directly from mining cooperatives in Lesotho, Sierra Leone, Madagascar and Tanzania.
http://www.faire-edelsteine.de/

Gemstones Brazil
UK. International wholesaler offering a wide variety of gemstones, mostly produced in Minas Gerais (Brazil), operating in the most environmentally friendly way possible.
https://gemstonesbrazil.com/

Greenland Ruby
Greenland. Rubies and pink sapphires found in an isolated and pristine environment in the southwest of Greenland.  
https://www.greenlandruby.gl/

Inspira Diamonds
Australia. Responsibly sourced, traceable Australian diamonds and gemstones.
http://www.inspiradiamonds.com/

Miadana
Germany. Precious stones from Madagascar, directly from responsible small-scale mining. Sapphire, ruby, aquamarine, demantoid.
https://miadana.de/

Moyo Gems
Tanzania. An ethical gemstone program working with female artisanal gem miners in Kenya and Tanzania. Ruby, sapphire, tourmaline,  garnet, citrine and amethyst.
https://moyogems.com/

Nineteen 48
UK. Traceable and responsibly sourced gemstones from Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Australia and others. Sapphire, ruby, aquamarine, garnet, amethyst, spinel, citrine, tourmaline, moonstone and topaz.
https://www.nineteen48.com/

Ocean Diamonds 
UK. Natural marine diamonds, responsibly sourced from the ocean by professional divers off the West Coast of South Africa. 
https://oceandiamonds.com/

Virtu Gem
A program founded by women that works with artisanal gemstone mining communities in Malawi, Kenya, and Zambia to expand markets through technology, good practices, and equitable relationships.
https://virtugem.com/

Wennick-Lefèvre 
Denmark. Untreated natural sapphires with a known story behind, from Madagascar and Sri Lanka.
https://www.wennicklefevre.com/