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Hiroshima for Global Peace

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

Reference: https://www.un.org/ga/search/view_doc.asp?symbol=A/RES/70/1&Lang=E

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

Company's initiative

Sekisui House Ltd., Hiroshima Office

Working to Realize Sustainability Vision 2050

Sekisui House Ltd., Hiroshima Office

The Hiroshima Bank, Ltd.

Establish the Reliable Hirogin Group with a Strong Relationship with the Community

The Hiroshima Bank, Ltd.

Umwelt Co., Ltd.

Support Development of Safe and Sustainable Cities behind the Scene

Umwelt Co., Ltd.

FP Corporation

Eco-Friendly Recycling Trays

FP 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 Products

Matsuda Seitai 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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