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BSR member companies can use their Engagement Options to partly or fully cover the cost of joining a BSR collaborative initiative.
A collaborative initiative that promotes responsible sourcing and collective action to increase sustainable production of palm oil and palm oil derivatives.
Building Responsibly is a group of leading engineering and construction companies working together to raise the bar in promoting the rights and welfare of workers across the industry.
BASCS seeks to serve and engage all organizations working to scale and improve climate solutions opportunities for business investment.
Empower@Work (E@W) is a collaborative effort with the goal of delivering a unified approach to women’s empowerment in global supply chains. Empower@Work brings together the world’s four largest women’s empowerment programs in the global supply chains—BSR’s HERproject, CARE International, Gap Inc.’s P.A.C.E. Program and ILO-IFC Better Work—to leverage our combined decades of experience in over 21 countries to achieve transformative change for the millions of women who work within supply chains globally.
Sharing reporting best practices to improve sustainability performance, enable informed decision-making, and influence the future of the reporting field
Advancing cross-industry progress to combat modern slavery in global supply chains.
Improving health globally through a sustainable and resilient healthcare sector
Convening cross-industry leaders to expand health and well-being across entire value chains
Unlocking the full potential of women working in global supply chains through workplace programs promoting health, financial inclusion, and gender equality
Working to implement the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights across all industries
A coalition of organizations committed to leveraging their individual and collective advocacy to accelerate LGBTI equality and inclusion globally and drive positive change.
Railsponsible is an industry initiative focused on sustainable procurement and aims to continuously improve sustainability practices throughout the railway industry supply chain
Advancing sustainability practices throughout all luxury industry value chains
Advancing responsible and transparent supply chains of reptile skins from Southeast Asia
A collaboration between shippers, freight forwarders, and airlines to track and reduce carbon dioxide emissions from air freight and promote responsible freight transport.
A coalition of technology companies collaborating with global experts to help eradicate human trafficking using technology.
Transform to Net Zero aims to deliver guidance and business plans to enable a transformation to net zero emissions, as well as research, advocacy, and best practices to make it easier for the private sector to not only set ambitious goals–but also deliver meaningful emissions reductions and economic success.
A collaboration to build climate resilience for communities, farmers and workers along value chains
Building community and corporate climate resilience in the San Francisco Bay Area
An opportunity for international buyers to collaborate with key stakeholders to improve labor standards and competitiveness in global supply chains
Advancing the deployment of technology solutions that address humanity’s most pressing environmental challenges
A leading global carrier-shipper initiative dedicated to environmental performance improvement in marine container transport through measurement, evaluation, and reporting
Making the business case for responsible labor in Central America and the Dominican Republic
A vision of commercial road freight fueled by low-carbon sustainable technology
Helping companies understand current trends in stakeholder engagement around the world
A forum of the world's leading companies committed to incorporate and scale impact sourcing as a business strategy—ending poverty through procurement.
A unique multi-stakeholder platform, the Global Network Initiative (GNI) helps technology companies respect freedom of expression and privacy rights when faced with government pressure to hand over user data, remove content, or restrict communications.
The Licensing Working Group brought together licensors and licensees to develop tools and resources to help the industry uphold social and environmental standards, address the root causes behind non-compliance, and ensure that compliance is managed systematically across the entire licensing supply chain. This Collaborative Initiative is no longer active.
Working toward a maritime industry free of corruption that enables fair trade to the benefit of society at large
At the nexus of technology and healthcare, the medical device industry faces a host of sustainability challenges, including product lifecycle, environmental safety, supply chain management, transparency, health systems in emerging markets, and more.
Migration Linkages is an initiative to help protect the rights of migrant workers who are moving between developing countries.
Helping companies entering Asia’s frontier market align business needs with the opportunity to shape the country’s sustainable development
Working for a world where companies drive financial success and create "net positive" impacts by putting back more into society, the environment, and the global economy than they take out
The Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Initiative (PSCI) is a group of pharmaceutical and healthcare companies who share a vision of better, social, environmental and economic outcomes in the communities where we buy.
Bringing together sustainability and procurement professionals to build more efficient and effective models for procurement that enable fair, inclusive, and sustainable supply chains
Now an independent initiative. Originally led by BSR, Rocky Mountain Institute, World Resources Institute, and World Wildlife Fund, REBA facilitates solutions among customers, renewable energy suppliers, utilities, and policymakers to transform electricity systems with renewable energy.
Building resilience to climate change risks for businesses and communities
Founded in 2004 as the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition, the Responsible Business Alliance is an industry coalition committed to creating shared value for businesses and the people and communities that contribute to the manufacture of electronic devices around the world.
Enabling restaurant and foodservice companies to identify, understand, and prioritize shared solutions for emerging sustainability issues.
Helping companies better understand current trends in sustainability reporting around the world
Seizing today’s opportunity for business to enable sustainable lifestyles globally
Strategic engagement for companies on managing impacts and dependencies on natural capital, biodiversity, and ecosystem services