Photo: Mitch Altman, flickr (cc)

The Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) launched the Responsible Labor Initiative (RLI) to help companies respect the rights of workers that are vulnerable to forced labour.

Photo: Mitch Altman, flickr (cc)

The initiative aims to extend EICC standards to other industries and wants to use complementary solutions to better address issues, for instance self-assessments and audits for factories, and a third-party helpline.