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Responsible Business Alliance

The Responsible Business Alliance is the world’s largest industry coalition dedicated to corporate social responsibility in global supply chains.

About the RBA

The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) is a nonprofit coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains. The RBA has a Code of Conduct and a range of programs, training and assessment tools to support continual improvement. The RBA and its Responsible Minerals, Labor and Factory Initiatives have more than 380 members with combined annual revenues of greater than $7.7 trillion, directly employing over 21.5 million people, with products manufactured in more than 120 countries.

Vision & Mission

Vision: A global electronics industry that creates sustainable value for workers, the environment and business.

Mission: Members, suppliers and stakeholders collaborate to improve working and environmental conditions through leading standards and practices.

    RMI and RCI Publish Revised Cobalt Refiner Supply Chain Due Diligence Standard Image

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    08-19-21

    RMI and RCI Publish Revised Cobalt Refiner Supply Chain Due Diligence Standard

    The Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) and Responsible Cobalt Initiative (RCI) today announced the publication of their revised Cobalt Refiner Supply Chain Due Diligence Standard.
    Circular Battery Value Chain Crucial to Africa's Energy Access Goals and Economic Development Image

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    08-19-21

    Circular Battery Value Chain Crucial to Africa's Energy Access Goals and Economic Development

    The Global Battery Alliance (GBA) today announced the publication of a new report, Closing the Loop on Energy Access in Africa
    Responsible Business Alliance Launches Fund to Support Supply Chain Workers Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic Image

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    07-22-21

    Responsible Business Alliance Launches Fund to Support Supply Chain Workers Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

    The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced a worker fund that will distribute $500,000 over two phases
    Global Battery Alliance Pledges to End Child Labour Image

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    06-08-21

    Global Battery Alliance Pledges to End Child Labour

    Global Battery Alliance Pledges to End Child Labour
    Responsible Minerals Initiative Releases ESG Standard for Mineral Supply Chains Image

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    06-03-21

    Responsible Minerals Initiative Releases ESG Standard for Mineral Supply Chains

    The Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) today announced the release of its ESG Standard to further improve conditions for workers, address environmental and community impacts, and manage governance risks in all mineral supply chains.
    Responsible Business Alliance Announces Process Chemicals Policy to Protect Workers in Manufacturing Supply Chains Image

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    06-02-21

    Responsible Business Alliance Announces Process Chemicals Policy to Protect Workers in Manufacturing Supply Chains

    Responsible Business Alliance Announces Process Chemicals Policy
    Responsible Business Alliance Announces Compass Award Winners Image

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    04-07-21

    Responsible Business Alliance Announces Compass Award Winners

    The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced the winners of its 2020 Compass Awards for corporate social responsibility excellence across three categories: Leadership, Innovation and Implementation.
    Global Workplace Standard for Mica Processors Released Image

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    03-16-21

    Global Workplace Standard for Mica Processors Released

    The Responsible Minerals Initiative of the Responsible Business Alliance and the Responsible Mica Initiative today announced the release of a Global Workplace Standard for Mica Processors.
    RBA Releases Responsible Recruitment Due Diligence Toolkit Image

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    01-12-21

    RBA Releases Responsible Recruitment Due Diligence Toolkit

    The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced the release of its Responsible Recruitment Due Diligence Toolkit to further support members of the RBA and its Responsible Labor Initiative (RLI), as well as their supply chain partners, with practical guidance and tools to prevent forced labor...
    DRC Minister of Mines Joins Cobalt Action Partnership Image

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    12-23-20

    DRC Minister of Mines Joins Cobalt Action Partnership

    The Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI), as the Partnership Lead of the Cobalt Action Partnership (CAP), today with CAP Implementing Partners announced that His Excellency Professor Willy Kitobo Samsoni, National Minister of Mines of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), is joining the CAP S...
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