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New Initiative Aims to Advance Responsible Sourcing of Raw Materials in Technology Supply Chains

The EICC and CFSI Launch the Multi-Industry Responsible Raw Materials Initiative (RRMI)
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., November 15, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) and the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) today announced the launch of the Responsible Raw Materials Initiative (RRMI) to address the most significant social and environmental impacts related to the extraction and processing of raw materials used in the global supply chains of technology companies in multiple industries.

CFSI 2016 Annual Conference: Advancing Responsible Sourcing

Industry, Civil Society and Government Representatives to Convene November 9-10
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Octiber 13, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI), a coalition of leading companies dedicated to improving the security and human rights conditions in their raw materials supply chains, today announced additional speakers for its annual conference in Santa Clara, California on November 9 and 10.  

Industry Leaders, Government Officials and NGOs to Meet at Responsible Electronics 2016

EICC Annual Conference Brings Together Thought Leaders in Supply Chain CSR
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., October 6, 2016 /3BL Media/ – 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 additional speakers for its annual conference in Santa Clara, California the week of November 7.

BSR Partners with Leading Supply Chain Initiatives on Ambitious Three-Year Project to Advance Women’s Empowerment

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PARIS, October 3 2016 /3BL Media/ —Today, BSR announced a new collaboration with leaders in supply chain networks to advance women’s empowerment in global supply chains.

Electronics Industry Recognizes Vocational Schools in China for Excellence

EICC and Stanford University’s REAP Credential 22 VET Schools in the Henan Province
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., and STANFORD, Calif., June 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, and the Rural Education Action Program (REAP), a Stanford University research organization dedicated to discovering and correcting the causes of poverty in rural China, today announced they have recognized 22 vocational education and training (VET) programs in China for excellence. 

AIAG Conflict Minerals Industry Briefing V

Demands for conict minerals reporting on the global supply chain are increasing.
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In addition to existing US legislation and customer requirements, legislation in Europe and China is pending. At the 2016 AIAG Conflict Minerals Industry Briefing V, you will gain insights from thought leaders, OEMs and suppliers that will a­ffect your company in the year ahead. This three-hour event will provide you an update on industry strategies and best practices, IPSA Audits and Smelter Engagement Activities.

Speakers include:

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

EICC and other groups will co-convene the event; free registration is now open
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., March 21, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, 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. To increase awareness of this important topic across industries, the EICC is offering free admittance to this event

Electronics Industry Supports Student Workers

EICC and Stanford University’s REAP Develop Vocational School Credentialing System in China
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 15, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (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. 

Electronics Industry Pilots Factory Worker Protection Program in Malaysia

EICC Developing Grievance Mechanisms for Foreign Migrant Electronics Workers Worldwide
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 26, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), a nonprofit coalition of leading electronics companies dedicated to supply chain responsibility, today announced the launch of a foreign migrant worker protection pilot program that aims to improve communications in electronics factories by providing workers with more effective ways to report issues related to social, environmental and ethical responsibility.

CFSI Enables Companies to Comply With New EU Conflict Minerals Legislation

Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative Expands Geographic Scope, Adopts Risk-Based Approach
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ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 27, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) today announced it stands ready to help companies navigate compliance with the pending conflict minerals legislation that was recently voted on by the European Parliament. In addition, the CFSI is adopting a risk-based approach to its audit program to bolster audits of smelters and refiners of tin, tantalum, tungsten and gold worldwide.

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