News and updates from the Responsible Business Alliance.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
New Guide Launches on Sustainability in Real Life
May 28, 2014
A new guide was published today on the business case for supply chain sustainability.
EICC Spring Newsletter 2014
Apr 24, 2014
Updates from the EICC in our quarterly special newsletter.
Updated Conflict Minerals Reporting Template Now Available
Apr 10, 2014
A new Conflict Minerals Reporting Template version 3.0 (CMRT 3.0) was published today by the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative.