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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.

    New Report Provides Insights on Responsible Sourcing in Automotive and Electronics Industries Image

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    07-12-18

    New Report Provides Insights on Responsible Sourcing in Automotive and Electronics Industries

    Drive Sustainability and the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) today announced the release of a new study examining responsible sourcing of materials in the automotive and electronics industries. The report, Material Change, was commissioned by Drive Sustainability and the Responsibl...

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    06-20-18

    Responsible Business Alliance Awards Open for Submissions

    The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) today announced the launch of its Compass Awards program and called for submissions from its members, their suppliers and factories. This awards program will recognize corporate social responsibility (CSR) excellence across three categories: Leadership, Inn...

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    04-10-18

    RMI and GRI Partner to Enhance Reporting on Responsible Minerals Sourcing from Conflict-Affected and High-Risk Areas

    The Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) and the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) today announced a project to help improve companies’ minerals sourcing due diligence and impact reporting by providing reporting resources and tools based on internationally recognized frameworks.

    Increasin...

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    03-13-18

    RMI Deploys New Approaches for Due Diligence

    The Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI), formerly the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI), a coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving the security and human rights conditions in their minerals supply chains, today announced new tools to enable responsible sourcing from conflic...

    Responsible Business Alliance Foundation Receives $1M Grant from Walmart Foundation to Accelerate Ethical Recruitment in Supply Chains Image

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    03-06-18

    Responsible Business Alliance Foundation Receives $1M Grant from Walmart Foundation to Accelerate Ethical Recruitment in Supply Chains

    The Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), formerly the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), today announced the RBA Foundation received a $1 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to help build a robust and responsible recruitment marketplace for migrant labor in Malaysia and surro...

    UN Migration Agency and Responsible Business Alliance Sign Agreement to Combat Forced Labor and Exploitation Image

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    10-24-17

    UN Migration Agency and Responsible Business Alliance Sign Agreement to Combat Forced Labor and Exploitation

    IOM, the UN Migration Agency and the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA), formerly the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on October 17 to boost cooperation, promote ethical recruitment and protect the rights of migrant workers.

    According ...

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    10-17-17

    EICC Becomes the Responsible Business Alliance

    The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains, today announced it has become the Responsible Business Alliance (RBA).

    When the EICC was forme...

    Former U.S. Diplomat and Congressman Tom Perriello to Keynote CFSI Annual Conference Image

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    09-18-17

    Former U.S. Diplomat and Congressman Tom Perriello to Keynote CFSI Annual Conference

    The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI), a coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving the security and human rights conditions in their minerals supply chains, today announced that former U.S. diplomat and Congressman Tom Perriello will provide the keynote address at CFSI’s annual...

    Human Rights Activist and Actress Julia Ormond to Keynote Responsible Electronics 2017 Image

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    08-30-17

    Human Rights Activist and Actress Julia Ormond to Keynote Responsible Electronics 2017

    The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains, today announced that human rights activist and actress Julia Ormond will provide the keynote address ...

    Responsible Labor Initiative Launches to Promote Rights of Workers Vulnerable to Forced Labor Image

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    06-26-17

    Responsible Labor Initiative Launches to Promote Rights of Workers Vulnerable to Forced Labor

    The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to improving social, environmental and ethical conditions in their global supply chains, today announced the launch of its Responsible Labor Initiative to help companies ad...

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