Our Partners

IRIS is a global multi-stakeholder initiative that works with governments, civil society, other multi-stakeholder initiatives, the business and human rights community, and a wide range of private sector partners to make ethical recruitment a reality. 

At the global level IRIS is supported by: 

  • Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) 
  • US Bureau for Population, Refugees and Migration (PRM) 
  • Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) 

Our government partners include: 

  • Economic and Social Development Canada (ESDC)
  • Canadian provincial governments of Alberta, British Columbia and Quebec 
  • Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA)
  • Ministry of Justice of Sweden 
  • Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (POEA)

Our business and employer partners include: 

  • International Organization for Employers (IOE) 
  • World Employment Confederation (WEC) 
  • Leadership Group for Responsible Recruitment (LGRR) 
  • Responsible Business Alliance (RBA) 
  • Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) 
  • Amfori 
  • Association of Labour Providers (UK) 
  • Sustainable Hospitality Alliance (SHA)
  • Global brands and employers 

Our civil society and business and human rights partners include: 

  • Social Accountability International (SAI) 
  • Fair Labour Association (FLA) 
  • Rainforest Alliance 
  • ISEAL 
  • Verité 
  • Institute for Human Rights and Business (IHRB)
  • Migrants Forum in Asia (MFA) 

Our international organization partner includes: 

  • International Labour Organization (ILO)