Exploring gemstone mining: Sri Lanka & Zambia

Journalist and storyteller, Richa Goyal Sikri, has been visiting coloured gemstone mines and manufacturing centers since 2014. Her quest for greater understanding as a connoisseur of gemstones was pivotal in her development as an international journalist, storyteller, and speaker in the industry. In this exclusive presentation, she shares historical insights, and deconstructs artisanal mining for sapphires in Sri Lanka, and large-scale emerald mining in Zambia.