ESG and SDGs

Key Themes of ESG

Kyoto Semiconductor is working on the following three themes for ESG (environment, society, governance) .

Environment

Environment

Contribution to Environment

Contributing to the Community by Reducing the Environmental Impact to Protect the Environment

  • We will reduce the impact on the environment and strive to preserve the global environment.
  • We will contribute to environmental conservation and ensuring the safety and health of the people through our high-performance optical technology.
Social

Social

Care for People and Society

Respecting Diversity, Building a Rewarding Workplace, Establishing Safe Products and Business Integrity

  • We provide a workplace where diverse employees can fully demonstrate their abilities while feeling that they are making a difference through their work.
  • We strive not only to ensure the safety of our products, but also to ensure the safety of our operations, and to ensure the safety of our communities in addition to our customers, partners, and employees.
  • We engage in fair transactions by placing importance on the environment and human rights.
Governance

Governance

Commitment to Compliance and Governance

Fostering a Reliable Organization

  • By improving the transparency and fairness of our management, we will strive to maintain the soundness of company management and strive to foster an organization that is trusted by its stakeholders.

Initiatives for SDGs

As an initiative to achieve the ESG themes, we will actively contribute to the achievement of our SDGs by associating them with the 17 goals of the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) adopted by the United Nations in 2015.

Environment

Environment

Related SDGs Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
SDGs 3
SDGs 11
SDGs 13
Environmental Management
  • Environmental Policies
  • Environmental Manual
Prevention of Global Warming
  • Development of Optical Technology
Reduction of Waste and Reduction of Harmful Substance Emissions
  • Smart Fab
Related SDGs
SDGs 3
SDGs 11
SDGs 13
Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
Environmental Management
  • Environmental Policies
  • Environmental Manual
Prevention of Global Warming
  • Development of Optical Technology
Reduction of Waste and Reduction of Harmful Substance Emissions
  • Smart Fab
Social

Social

Related SDGs Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
SDGs 5
SDGs 8
SDGs 9
SDGs 10
Rewarding Workplace Environment & Environmental Policies
  • Occupational Safety and Health Policy
  • Management of staff: Pay for Performance (MBO/OKR)
  • Development of staff; 9-Box, open position system, education by rank
  • Mental and physical health: EAP
  • Promotion of work-life balance: working from home, staggered working hours, etc.
  • Patent awards
SDGs 12
SDGs 16
Product Safety & Quality
  • Quality Policy
Responsible Procurement
  • Procurement Policy
  • Conflict Minerals Procurement Policy
Related SDGs
SDGs 5
SDGs 8
SDGs 9
SDGs 10
Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
Rewarding Workplace Environment & Environmental Policies
  • Occupational Safety and Health Policy
  • Management of staff: Pay for Performance (MBO/OKR)
  • Development of staff; 9-Box, open position system, education by rank
  • Mental and physical health: EAP
  • Promotion of work-life balance: working from home, staggered working hours, etc.
  • Patent awards
Related SDGs
SDGs 12
SDGs 16
Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
Product Safety & Quality
  • Quality Efforts
Responsible Procurement
  • Procurement Policy
  • Conflict Minerals Procurement Policy
Governance

Governance

Related SDGs Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
SDGs 11
SDGs 16
Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Governance System, etc.
  • Internal Control System, etc.
Compliance
  • Corporate Code of Conduct & Code of Conduct
  • Information Security Management Policy
  • Social Media Policy
Related SDGs
SDGs 11
SDGs 16
Important ESG Issues
・Kyoto Semiconductor Initiatives
Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Governance System, etc.
  • Internal Control System, etc.
Compliance
  • Corporate Code of Conduct & Code of Conduct
  • Information Security Management Policy
  • Social Media Policy
SDGs(Sustainable Development Goals)

The new Sustainable Development Goals to be achieved by 2030, which were unanimously adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015, consist of 17 goals and 169 targets.

Sustainable Development Goals