Status of Inclusion in ESG Indexes
Unicharm is included in ESG indexes selected by Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) for Japanese stocks (as of March 31, 2021).
For continued inclusion in major ESG indexes in the future, Unicharm will promote proper management that brings value to all stakeholders through its business activities and strive for the consistent improvement of corporate value by communicating appropriate business information.
CDP, an international non-profit organization based in London, globally recognizes the environment-related efforts being pursued by the world’s leading companies. In 2020, we received “A-” rating for climate change, “B-” for forests and “B-” for water.
DX Brand 2020
Among the companies listed on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, companies that have built an in-house mechanism for promoting digital transformation (DX) that leads to an increase in corporate value and have produced excellent results in digital utilization are selected and introduced by industry category. We were highly evaluated for our efforts such as an “operation of the Consumer Insight System at the China Digital Innovation Center (DIC)” and “turning the Kyushu Factory into a smart factory.”