About SAI


SAI advances human rights at workplaces.


We envision a world where workers, businesses, and communities thrive together.

Who We Are

Social Accountability International is a global non-governmental organization founded in 1997. SAI’s vision is of decent work everywhere – sustained by an understanding that socially responsible workplaces benefit business while securing basic human rights. SAI is the owner of the multi-industry SA8000® Standard. Through its innovative research, training, and capacity building programs, SAI helps companies achieve and maintain the highest quality of social performance. SAI works together with a diverse group of stakeholders, including brands, suppliers, governments, trade unions, non-profits, and academia.