Corporate / CSR

Efforts by corporations and industries are essential to address the world’s challenges, as globalized corporations have so much impact today. This section provides information on trends among Japanese corporations and industries, sustainable development initiatives and CSR activities. We welcome readers’ feedback on the content, as it can help accelerate further progress!
Oct 25, 2017
Takenaka Corp., a leading Japanese construction company, announced on May 17, 2...
Sep 22, 2017
The Fujitsu Group released the FUJITSU Climate and Energy Vision, a medium- to...
Aug 8, 2017
Japan Climate Leaders' Partnership (Japan-CLP) announced on April 25, 2017, the...
Selling Services, Not Products: 15 years of Efforts and Achievements by Nihonkai Gas
Jul 21, 2017
Efforts to shift to circular economies (regenerative economic systems) are acc...
Takenaka Expands Users of Proprietary Wood Technology for Seismic Upgrades, Building Structural Components
May 19, 2017
Due to deregulation and efforts to revitalize Japan's domestic forestry indust...
Efforts by Japanese Businesses to Achieve the SDGs
Apr 12, 2017
Camera guy. As a successor to the millennium development goals (MDGs) for 2015,...
Aleph Certifies to ISO 50001, First in Japanese Restaurant Business
Mar 29, 2017
Aleph Inc., a Japanese company that manages "Bikkuri Donkey" and other family r...
Ajinomoto Co. Undertakes Work Reforms to Promote Workplace Diversity
Feb 15, 2017
Japanese food manufacturer Ajinomoto Co., announced on May 12, 2016, that it ha...
Interview: Corporate 'Virtue'-based Evaluation System Helps Employees Grow
Jan 31, 2017
Introduction The June 2015 JFS Newsletter (The Pursuit of Economic Growth Requ...
Takenaka Corp. Testing Urban Flood Risk Reduction Technology Using Planted Spaces
Jan 26, 2017
Takenaka Corporation, a leading Japanese construction company, announced on Aug...
Patagonia Provisions Aims to Repair the Food Chain
Jan 23, 2017
Patagonia Japan Branch of a global manufacturer of outdoor clothing and goods b...
About 40% of Largest Japanese Businesses Mention SDGs in CSR Reports
Jan 3, 2017
According to a recent survey on Japanese companies' initiatives to work toward ...
Fujitsu ICT Contributes to Approximately 40 Million-Ton Reduction in Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Dec 19, 2016
Fujitsu Ltd., a major Japanese information technology equipment and services pr...

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