At VALÉRE we are committed to being active participants in ensuring that we are the change we wish to see in the world. As a brand, it is our mission to ensure we are accountable for this change by consciously implementing and following sustainable and responsible practices.
We acknowledge our social responsibility through responsible practices such as; contributions to charitable and non-profit organisations, gender equality in the workplace through empowering women and ensuring our products are locally hand made by experienced artisans who have perfected their skills across generations.
VALÉRE has partnered with the i=Change charity initiative to donate $1 of every purchase to certified NGO charities around the world. Our chosen charities are;
VALÉRE has partnered with Worn for Good
to ensure 100% of proceeds from sales are donated to three charities; Women's Community Shelters
, Look Good Feel Better
, Greening Australia
VALÉRE is associated with and donated $4000 in April 2021 to Donate Oxygen India by the Dalmia Foundation which is an NGO that provides medical aid in India during Covid-19.
In 2021 VALÉRE has started the process to conducted Responsible Jewellery Council and SA8000 audits of our manufacturers in India.
VALÉRE promotes artisanal support by working closely with local artisans who have perfected their craft across generations in India, ensuring that our products retain quality perfection and authenticity. All VALÉRE jewellery is handmade by artisans in India.
Our environmental sustainable practices include using considered practices which will inevitably have a positive impact on our environment. Our considered practices include the use of recycled and repurposed materials where possible, the use of various natural and organic materials and the use of biodegradable packaging. Additionally, VALÉRE partners with carbon neutral programs to ensure the brand is offsetting carbon emissions.
VALÉRE has partnered with Carbon Neutral
to offset our carbon emissions.
In 2021 VALÉRE founded a plant a tree program
in India which will see trees for purchases made at www.valere.com.au
planted at a two acre plot of land in a Rajasthan village region named Pahadi Charanvas in Rajasthan, located on the border of protected land and a national park 35km outside Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
Through implementing these sustainable and responsible practices, we are committed to making a positive impact on our environment and our communities across the world.
View our Carbon Neutral certificate here.
View our i=Change partnership agreement.
View our Modern Slavery Statement 2021 here.
View our SA8000 audit certification here.
View our Responsible Jewellery Council audit certification here.