SDGs: Goal 13What is SDGs?: Goal 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts*
Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were formally adopted on 25 September 2015 by United Nations General Assembly.
What is each goal of SDGs and our initiatives to achieve the goal?
Goal 13. Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts*
* Acknowledging that the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change is the primary international, intergovernmental forum for negotiating the global response to climate change.
|13.1||Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries|
|13.2||Integrate climate change measures into national policies, strategies and planning|
|13.3||Improve education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning|
|13.a||Implement the commitment undertaken by developed-country parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to a goal of mobilizing jointly $100 billion annually by 2020 from all sources to address the needs of developing countries in the context of meaningful mitigation actions and transparency on implementation and fully operationalize the Green Climate Fund through its capitalization as soon as possible|
|13.b||Promote mechanisms for raising capacity for effective climate change-related planning and management in least developed countries and small island developing States, including focusing on women, youth and local and marginalized communities|
Hiroshima's initiative for SDGs
SDGs and Business with an Eye on the Future
Hiroshima Prefecture created a booklet compiled and introduced as a collection of leading examples of SDGs business by local companies in Hiroshima. Hiroshima Prefecture aims to promote the SDGs business through these kind of initiatives.SDGs and Business with an Eye on the Future
Sekisui House Ltd., Hiroshima Office
Working to Realize Sustainability Vision 2050Sekisui House Ltd., Hiroshima Office
The Hiroshima Bank, Ltd.
Establish the Reliable Hirogin Group with a Strong Relationship with the CommunityThe Hiroshima Bank, Ltd.
Umwelt Co., Ltd.
Support Development of Safe and Sustainable Cities behind the SceneUmwelt Co., Ltd.
Eco-Friendly Recycling TraysFP Corporation
Yamawa Co., Ltd.
You Can Use Your Cardboard Boxes Many More Times!Yamawa Co., Ltd.
Matsuda Seitai Co., Ltd.
Widely Sharing People’s Prayers for Peace in the Form of ProductsMatsuda Seitai Co., Ltd.
Izumi Co., Ltd.
Toward a future with smiling faces that stretch out foreverIzumi Co., Ltd.
Protecting the lives and mental health of all people of all ages and training personnel to do soCoreBridge Corporation
Shinsei Co., Ltd.
Doing what we can to prevent the memory of the atomic bombing from fading awayShinsei Co., Ltd.
Chugoku Mokuzai Co., Ltd.
Cascading use of wood—planting, growing, and efficient applicationChugoku Mokuzai Co., Ltd.
Techseed Co., Ltd.
Rather than tear down and rebuild, we want to continue to use what we have in safety and comfort for many years to comeTechseed Co., Ltd.
Terada Iron Works Co., Ltd.
Efforts to reduce CO2 emissions by promoting the use of renewable energy solar heatingTerada Iron Works Co., Ltd.
Nishimaki Industry Co., Ltd.
Passing on the baton—creating an environment that future generations can be proud ofNishimaki Industry Co., Ltd.
Hiroshima Television Corporation
Hiroshima Television, tackling the SDGs together! As a TV station, we aim to be a standard-bearer for promoting the SDGs.Hiroshima Television Corporation
Hiroshima Home Television Co., Ltd.
Promoting environmental conservation through the “Earth Movement Declaration” initiative Using Earth education to develop human resources for the next generationHiroshima Home Television Co., Ltd.
Yamamoto Co., Ltd.
Contributing to peace through the development, sale, and donation of recycled origami crane fiber productsYamamoto Co., Ltd.
Landes Co., Ltd.
Using our original pre-cast concrete products to coexist with nature and build strong infrastructureLandes Co., Ltd.
What is SDGs?
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal goals that every countries take action to end poverty, protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere. SDGs are composed of 17 Goals and 169 Targets and the pledge to leave no one behind.Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
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