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Whoa I really don't like the shirt I'm wearing in this one. I look like I live in a hole. Anyway here's some info on Botswana. Thanks to JASON K for doing the Motion graphics! He's an amazing friend of mine, check out JASON'S Motion Graphic REEL at: http://vimeo.com/jasonking/2015reel http://facebook.com/GeographyNowFanpage http://instagram.com/Paulbarbato http://twitter.com/GeographyNow Become a patron! Donate anything and Get exclusive behind the scenes footage! All profits go towards helping me pay my rent so I can focus more of doing GN videos. Go to: http://patreon.com/GeographyNow
Top diamond producing countries: http://www.overabillion.com/Top-Diamond-Producing-Countries.htm Diamond Jewelry- An expression of Beauty, Love and Wealth http://hubpages.com/hub/Diamond-Jewelry--An-expression-of-Beauty--Love-and-wealth http://healthandwealthcentre.com/conflict-free-diamonds.html Diamonds and terrorism http://www.argee.net/DefenseWatch/Conflict%20Diamonds- Funding%20Terrorism.htm http://www.professionaljeweler.com/archives/news/2004/050504story.html http://www.mtholyoke.edu/~emman20t/conflictdiamondsandterrorism.html Al Qaeda's growing sanctuary http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A48221-2004Jul13.html http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/2775763.stm http://www.professionaljeweler.com/archives/news/2002/123102story.html http://www.fmsasg.com/news/PressRoom/diamonds.pdf Illegal mining has its root in corruption: Mines Ministry http://in.news.yahoo.com/illegal-mining-root-corruption-mines-ministry-113100882.html Ex-mining boss charged with corruption, falsifying invoices http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/STIStory_675763.html Mining corruption http://www.business-standard.com/india/news/mining-corruption/401847/ Mining is the biggest den of corruption: Sajjan Jindal, JSW Steel http://articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com/2010-12-23/news/27583896_1_steel-plant-jsw-steel-pellet-plant/4 Democratic Republic of Congo:Diamond Mining and Conflict http://www1.american.edu/ted/ice/congo.htm Canada in the Congo War http://www.dominionpaper.ca/articles/1177 How the African Diamond Trade Works http://history.howstuffworks.com/african-history/african-diamond-trade2.htm CONFLICT DIAMONDS http://www.un.org/peace/africa/Diamond.html http://www.diamond-buying-made-easier.com/blood-diamonds.html http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2010/aug/05/blood-diamonds http://www.diamonds-are-forever.org.uk/blood-diamonds.htm Russian diamonds http://siberianlight.net/russiaguide/russian-diamonds/ http://www.allaboutgemstones.com/diamond_mines_russia.html Botswana diamonds http://www.botswanadiamonds.co.uk/ Ideal cut diamonds: Australia http://www.jogiadiamonds.com.au/
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This is cool if you would like to travel to Africa with cities you have to visit, hope you like it !!
"Best of Botswana will promote and showcase Botswana as a beacon of liberal democracy and social justice, where individuals have the space and inspiration to create that which makes our world a better place". http://www.proudlyafrican.info/Botswana/Top-Sustainable-Companies-in-Best-of-Botswana.aspx