KP

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KPKaiser Permanente
KPKeratosis Pilaris
KPNorth Korea (Internet country abbreviation)
KPKim Possible (TV show)
KPKyoto Protocol (international agreement)
KPKaty Perry (singer)
KPKein Problem (German: no problem)
KPKommunistische Partei (Communist Party, Germany)
KPKimberley Process (diamond trade regulation scheme)
KPKings Point (various organizations)
KPKaufpreis (German: selling price)
KPKidney-Pancreas
KPKane Package (Philippines)
KPKernel Panic (Linux)
KPKhyber Pakhtunkhwa (Pakistan)
KPKey Peninsula (Washington)
KPKompanie (German: company)
KPKey Point
KPKid Pix (bitmap drawing program)
KPKey Pad
KPKey Player
KPKitt Peak (NSO; Arizona)
KPKein Plan (gaming clan)
KPKamratposten (Swedish magazine for youth)
KPKing of Prussia (Pennsylvania)
KPKey Personnel
KPKey Pair
KPKnee Pad
KPKitchen Police
KPKenai Peninsula (Alaska)
KPKitchen Patrol
KPKevin Pieterson (cricket)
KPKing Prawn (band)
KPPotassium Perchlorate
KPPermeability Coefficient
KPKey Pulse
KPKosovo Police
KPKadomtsev-Petviashvili equation (mathematical physics)
KPKnowledge of Performance
KPKing's Pawn (chess)
KPKey Processor
KPKnowledge Products
KPKorean Pride
KPKid Power (Washington, DC; est. 2002)
KPKitsap Peninsula (Washington)
KPKey Punch
KPKilling Power
KPKilometer Post (cable or pipeline)
KPKorean Power
KPknowledge Partnership
KPKentucky Post
KPKings Plaza (Brooklyn, New York)
KPKeyboard Printer
KPKilo Pound (old unit of force)
KPKnight of St Patrick
KPKilometer Point (cable or pipeline)
KPKrabby Patties (SpongeBob SquarePants)
KPKeratitic Precipitates
KPKey Principal
KPKey Pal
KPKenyon Produce (UK snack company; part of United Biscuits)
KPKanawha Players (Charleston, WV theater group)
KPKatzenbach Partners LLC
KPKliger Partners (Melbourne, Australia law firm)
KPKanohi Power (Bionicle website)
KPKemble Plaza (AT&T location in New Jersey)
KPKnight of Pius IX (religious order)
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In addition, she has participated in the development of the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme, an initiative to combat conflict diamonds, and developed synergies to foster the growth of transparent natural resources markets.
It's a move that 'goes beyond the Kimberley Process,' which assures that gems sold in the market are not conflict diamonds, or stones mined in a war zone and sold to finance a war.
Petra conducts all operations according to the highest ethical standards and will only operate in countries which are members of the Kimberley Process. The Company aims to generate tangible value for each of its stakeholders, thereby contributing to the socio-economic development of its host countries and supporting long-term sustainable operations to the benefit of its employees, partners and communities.
Venezuela obtained support from the Namibian Government, in what was the granting of the certification of Venezuelan diamonds within the Kimberley Process scheme, where together with Angola and Botswana, the Bolivarian Republic enjoyed great acceptance and defense of its right to be certified.
Kyrgyzstan has joined the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme by Prime Minister Mukhamedkaliy Abilgaziyev's resolution.
And all of our diamonds are through the Kimberley process," she said, referring to the initiative to prevent the sale of so-called blood, or conflict, diamonds.
Mghani confirms Lebanon's commitment to the Kimberley Process to prevent the sale and purchase of blood diamonds: "Lebanon is committed to international agreements and is working hard in coordination with the central bank to clean up any similar situations."
Summary: New Delhi [India], June 14 (ANI): More than 300 delegates will participate in the inter-sessional meeting of Kimberley Process being hosted by India from June 17 to 21 in Mumbai, the government said on Friday.
Once, when I was again a retiree working in Embassy Brussels's political section, I received a draft non-paper by email from the Africa Bureau saying we wanted Belgium to support the Government of Liberia's effort to join the Kimberley Process (an international effort that we had helped set up with strong support from the Belgians to eliminate the sale of "blood diamonds".
The Kimberley Process for the certification of diamonds serves to prevent the diamond trade from financing war and oppression in mostly African countries wrecked by vicious wars.
Changes in the Foreign Exchange Law also provide for the Ministry of Finance to confirm and issue certificates under the Kimberley Process certification scheme for the international trade in rough diamonds and to physically inspect the shipment / batch of rough diamonds.
Human Rights campaigners say that Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KPCS) must suspend Israel and ban Israeli diamonds exports.