Events

In the interest of making our voice heard throughout the jewellery and watch industry, the RJC aims to engage its members and partners at events throughout the year. From our 2020 AGM to the UN Leaders Summit in June, there’s plenty to stay informed about. You can also view recent webinars online and download presentation slides from past RJC events and sessions.

Industry Event
Responsible Minerals 2020

Join Iris Van der Veken, Executive Director at Responsible Minerals 2020 with Responsible Business Alliance to discuss enhanced efforts around transparency and progressive Due Diligence in the gold sector to support responsible sourcing of gold.

RJC Event
Implementing the SDG Compass – Parts 2 & 3

Contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has never been more critical. This webinar, which focuses on implementing steps 2 and 3 of the SDG compass will provide insight on how a company can define their SDG priorities; explain how you can set your SDG goals; and showcase a real-life example from an RJC member company.

RJC Event
Gender Equality – Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEP)

RJC members have a crucial role to play in accelerating gender equality throughout the entire watch and jewellery global supply chain. Join us and guest speaker, Aude Coquatrix, Senior Manager at UN Global Compact, as we explore a set of business tools designed to provide practical guidance on implementation and benchmark your organisation’s progress towards achieving a gender-balanced workplace.

Industry Event
European SDG Summit 2020

Join Iris Van der Veken, Executive Director as she discusses the importance of translating shared visions and principles into roadmaps and collaborative actions to accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable world at the European Roundtable – Sector Sustainability Visions and Roadmaps.

RJC Event
SDG 13 Climate Action 2020

Join a panel of sustainability experts and RJC members as they discuss how to engage with climate action. Part of the RJC SDG Roadshow in partnership with United Nations Global Compact.

RJC Event
RJC Leadership Panel @ JCK Virtual 2020

Join leaders from across the jewellery industry for a lively panel discussion to explore the critical role of leadership and responsible business during COVID-19. Includes global perspectives and on-the-ground examples of action from retail to public policy. Includes a special Keynote Address from Sue Allchurch of the United Nations Global Compact.

Industry Event
The Gold Jewellery Industry in the Pandemic – Now and Future

Gold jewellery accounts for nearly 60% of global gold demand. As part of our Virtual Summit Series, a group of gold industry experts and influencers review the impact of COVID-19 on the gold jewellery supply chain, how the industry will be affected in the future, and how it can deal with the growing pressure to support artisanal gold mining.

Industry Event
UN Global Compact Leaders Summit 2020

Responsible Jewellery Council, joined business leaders from across the world, as we come together virtually to pledge our commitment to a Decade of Action. In the journey towards 2030, we all need to become activists – reimagining, redefining and, ultimately, delivering the kind of future and world we all want.

RJC Event
Gender Equality in Action

In this special edition for International Women’s Day, we welcome a leading interview with the Executive Director of ISEAL Alliance, Karin Kreider. You will also find reports and tools to support you in your journey towards integrating SDG 5 into your strategy and operations. Let’s drive change, champion gender equality and empower women.