KP Update Brings up Vice Chair IssueMarch 10, 11
(IDEX Online News) - Members of the Israeli diamond exchange had a Kimberley Process refresher today (Thursday) together with a group of diplomats. Among the issues that were discussed, listeners got a behind the curtains glimpse into the politics of the KP, hearing about the failure to elect a KP vice chair and bring
A large number of IDE members were joined today by a group of ambassadors and economic counsels at the IDE to hear an update about the KP. One of the speakers, World Diamond Council President Eli Izhakoff, said that the failure to elect a vice chair for the organization is "unprec
Izhakoff also briefly discussed the current impasse with
"Multilateral talks are taking place to resolve the issue," Izhakoff said.
Among the speakers talking about KP were IDE President Avi Paz, Israel Diamond Manufacturers President Moti Ganz and Cameron's ambassador to