The Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) is an independent centre of excellence, working with business and stakeholders to promote responsible business strategies, policies and practices. Based out of New Delhi and global orientation, CRB’s activities and organized under four verticals:
-Training and Capacity Building
-Convening Knowledge Forums
-Customized Advisory Services
-Action and Policy Research
Their foundation is driven by these four verticals that facilitates an ecosystem for uptake on sustainable business practices and create impact on the ground. Over the years, they have pioneered multi-stakeholder engagement on sustainable business related issues in India, using the framework of voluntary sustainability standards.
CRB builds capacities for design, development and implementation of self-regulatory social and environmental standards as instruments of promoting responsible business practices. They focus on the essence of voluntary standards that support stakeholders across the value chains. They couple this with a focus on impact of their interventions on workers, working conditions, factories, farms and producers and their business and the environment.