Apr 22, 2020
This Practical Guide builds on in-house RBA guidance, the experience of RBA and its Responsible Labor Initiative (RLI) members, guidance and learning from international agencies, advocates for migrant workers, and guidance from other leading initiatives.
Sep 12, 2019
The RBA Practical Guide to Transparency in Procurement maps out a spectrum of maturity related to meaningful transparency that buyers can use as a resource to assess companies’ disclosures on social and environmental responsibility and meet their own sustainable purchasing goals.
Jun 06, 2019
Submissions from the winners and finalists of the 2018 RBA Compass Awards are highlighted in this compendium of case studies.
May 15, 2019
In 2018 the RBA added new capabilities while expanding the breadth and depth of existing offerings and efforts on behalf of its members. Learn about strides made by the Responsible Labor and Minerals Initiatives, VAP and RBA-Online improvements, a new initiative on workplace well-being, our public procurement taskforce, the Compass Awards, the Audit Cooperation Program, and more.
Jun 21, 2018
The RBA Practical Guide to Implementing Responsible Business Conduct Due Diligence in Supply Chains provides an overview of the major standards on responsible business conduct and demonstrates how RBA initiatives, programs and tools can help companies operationalize and live into international supply chain due diligence expectations.
Apr 28, 2018
Read about progress made by RBA initiatives, improvements to programs and tools, the rebrand from the EICC to the RBA, major revisions to the Code of Conduct, the launching of the RLI, public policy and stakeholder engagement, audit findings, sensing results, key events and trainings worldwide, and much more.
Apr 25, 2017
The EICC's eighth annual report covers 2016 and highlights our efforts related to protecting vulnerable workers, the responsible sourcing of raw materials, chemical management, environmental sustainability, public procurement, training and capability-building, the CFSI, the VAP, EICC-ON and many other initiatives that aim to improve social, ethical and environmental conditions in the global supply chain.
Apr 19, 2017
The EICC's and CFSI's Responsible Raw Materials Initiative (RRMI) published a progress report and an overview of its cobalt-related activities as of April 2017.
Apr 12, 2017
This white paper by the EICC's Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) provides examples of how a company may use recommendations outlined in the OECD Guidance to meet SEC requirements by correlating the OECD Guidance 5-Step process to the SEC 3-Step process.
Apr 27, 2016
The EICC's seventh annual report covers 2014 and 2015, and focuses on the implementation of the strategic plan, strengthening the Code of Conduct, and numerous other EICC corporate social responsibility initiatives to protect the rights and well-being of workers and their communities worldwide.
Mar 15, 2016
The EICC conducted a research project to measure fluorinated gases (F-GHGs), a powerful type of greenhouse gas used during electronics manufacturing, in the supply chain.
Dec 15, 2015
The EICC and Stanford University's Rural Education Action Program (REAP) have concluded Phase 2 of a credentialing pilot program for vocational education and training (VET) schools in China.