- Juliane Kippenberg: Jewelers should trace their materials all the way back to their sources
- Some companies are already taking important steps in the right direction, she says
Juliane Kippenberg is an associate director for children's rights at Human Rights Watch. The views expressed are her own.
(CNN)I love jewelry and marvel at the workmanship of jewelers who turn raw metals and stone into beautiful, symbolic objects. Jewelry is an art -- art that I wear on my body and that tells a story.