IGC Group is a De Beers Group Sightholder since 1955. This privileged relationship of more than 50 years guarantees our customers a consistent and reliable diamond supply and assurance in the authenticity and integrity of the product. Sightholders qualify for a supply of De Beers Group as a result of a stringent process, including their financial and ethical integrity. All of our collaborating factories in Laos, Thailand and Botswana undergo a regular certification process supported by external audits to ensure their ethical integrity. Some focal points of the requirements set by De Beers Group are the general well-being of the employees, prevention of child labour and human trafficking, health and safety measures, non discrimination procedures and prevention of forced labour.