The GEM logo is an icosahedron, a three-dimensional shape with 20 faces. Each face is an equilateral triangle, a triangle in which all sides are the same length.
We see these shapes in nature and in our traditional handicrafts. Where else do you notice these shapes and patterns?
Like other icosahedrons, our GEM logo appears in 2D but can be viewed in 3D. This symbolizes the depth of science and traditional knowledge — when studied and explored together, they reveal more than meets the eye.
Other symbolism within our GEM logo includes: