Diamonds, Conflicts and Governance

Jens Kring, Lasse Degn, Maija Bertule, Qillaq Nielsen & Hans Markus Borg Mogensen

Studenteropgave: Semesterprojekt


The focus of the project is on conflict diamonds. This contains a description of the basis of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme, which is a scheme that has the aim of limiting the significance of conflict diamonds. The analysis focuses on two closely linked aspects: The mechanisms governing the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme and the legitimacy of the Scheme. The project contains a description of the general parts on history and geography of diamonds. Furthermore it presents empirical data on the diamond market, Diamonds in an African context, conflict diamonds and the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme.

UddannelserBasis - International Samfundsvidenskabelig Bacheloruddannelse, (Bachelor uddannelse) Basis
Udgivelsesdato23 jan. 2008


  • Global governance
  • Legitimacy
  • Kimberley Process Certification Scheme
  • Conflict diamonds