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IN AUGUST 2007, TURKEY WAS WELCOMED AS A PARTICIPANT IN THE KIMBERLEY PROCESS.

 

With the admittance of Turkey into the Kimberley Process, the total number of participating nations has grown to 74. The requirements to become a Kimberley Process Participant include passing legislation that implements the minimum standards of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme which consists of:

  1. the establishment of an authority for the purpose of communication pertaining to the import and export of rough diamonds
  2. the development and implementation of a government-validated Kimberley Process Certificate
  3. the establishment of internal controls

 

Sources

Kimberley Process Certification Scheme Document