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Multi-Industry Forum on Combating Forced Labor: April 5 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Mar 21, 2016

The EICC today announced that it is co-convening a one-day, multi-industry forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on April 5 to examine the risks and challenges facing businesses regarding forced labor, and consider how those risks might be effectively mitigated in global supply chains.

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EICC Winter Newsletter 2016

Jan 06, 2016

Updates from the EICC in our special newsletter, which provides an overview of some of our accomplishments in 2015.

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Electronics Industry Supports Student Workers

Dec 15, 2015

The EICC, a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, today announced the results of a vocational school credentialing pilot program in China and other recent efforts to ensure student workers’ rights are protected.

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EICC Signs Statement Reaffirming Support for UN Guiding Principles and Sustainable Development Goals

Nov 09, 2015

In advance of the 2015 UN Forum on Business and Human Rights, the EICC and other organizations reaffirmed support for UN Guiding Principles and Sustainable Development Goals and a commitment to continue to promote them among our networks and in the global business community.

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Electronics Industry Pilots Factory Worker Protection Program in Malaysia

Aug 26, 2015

The EICC today announced the launch of a foreign migrant worker protection pilot program aims to improve communications in electronics factories by providing workers with more effective ways to report issues related to social, environmental and ethical responsibility.

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Definition of Fees Approved by Board

Aug 18, 2015

The EICC Board of Directors has approved the Definition of Fees, which supports recent changes to the EICC Code of Conduct.

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CFSI Enables Companies to Comply With New EU Conflict Minerals Legislation

May 27, 2015

The EICC's Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) announced it stands ready to help companies navigate compliance with the pending conflict minerals legislation that was recently voted on by the European Parliament.

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CFSI Releases New Conflict Minerals Reporting Template

May 01, 2015

The EICC's Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) announced that it has published its new Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT 4.0).

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Electronics Industry Leads the Way in Combating Forced Labor

Apr 08, 2015

The EICC has made the eradication of forced labor a high priority in 2015. The EICC today announced changes to its Code designed to protect workers and a membership vote to ban all recruitment fees paid by workers.

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EICC Becomes First Industry Group to Partner with CDP on Supply Chain Greenhouse Gas Initiative

Feb 24, 2015

The EICC and CDP (formerly the Carbon Disclosure Project) have partnered to expand GHG reporting and reductions in the electronics supply chain.

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Electronics Industry Outlines Next Steps Against Forced Labor in Malaysia

Jan 07, 2015

The EICC has outlined next steps for the industry in its continued efforts against forced labor in the electronics supply chain.

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Electronics Industry Commitment to Combat Forced Labor in Supply Chains

Sep 16, 2014

Since its founding 10 years ago, one of the core principles of the EICC has been to combat trafficked and forced labor in the electronics industry supply chain.

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