ETI Ethical Trading Initiative

ETI Ethical Trading Initiative

Governing Organization

Ethical Trading Initiative

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Assessment Type

Member of group/association

Sectors Covered

Various Sectors

Issues Covered

CSR, Environmental Management, Ethical Trade, Worker Safety

Information from the ITC's Standards Map


The Ethical Trading Initiative is an alliance of companies, trade unions and voluntary organisations that work in partnership to improve the working lives of people across the globe who make or grow consumer goods - everything from tea to T-shirts, from flowers to footballs.

Key Features

* The ETI Base Code is a generic code of labor practice
and is internationally recognized as a model code. All ETI
member companies and many other retailers and brands
have adopted the Base Code and have committed to
making sure their suppliers work towards full compliance
over time. Companies commit to either implement it fully or
incorporate it into their own... more

Stakeholder Engagement

ETI members include global companies, international trade union bodies, specialised labour rights organisations and development charities.

Go to Standards Map At a Glance Sheet

Sustainability Issues messaging