Responsible Sourcing
Key Partners

Signet’s partnerships span the world, and our activities take many forms.

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

  • Founding member of multi-stakeholder group which developed the Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains of Minerals from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas
  • Member of expert working group developing the OECD handbook on risks associated with production and trade of natural resources, covering guidance for all minerals

Public-Private Alliance for Responsible Minerals Trade

  • Joined in 2018 as the first jewelry retailer among leading companies such as Apple, Boeing, Dell, Ford, Google, Hewlett-Packard, Intel, LG Electronics, Microsoft, Sony and Verizon

World Diamond Council

  • Member of the Board of Directors and Chair of the Communications Committee
  • Continue to urge reforms to the KP through the WDC and support a new WDC System of Warranties.
  • The KPCS must ensure that all human rights issues related to diamond production are covered: it must therefore expand its definition of “conflict diamond”

CIBJO, the World Jewellery Confederation

  • Serve in key leadership positions, including president of CIBJO retail commission
  • Support CIBJO Responsible Sourcing Guidance
  • Presentation of SRSPs at the annual conference

Responsible Minerals Initiative

  • Engagement through annual conference attendance
  • Ongoing exchange of ideas and best practices

In addition, Signet is an active participant in the following industry, trade and charitable organizations: