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JCI launches “JCI Race to Zero Circle” as an approved offici…

Race to Zero launched by UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) in June this year is a global campaign that rallies commitments to net-zero carbon emissions...

As the Paris Agreement turns five; the Japan Climate Initiat…

Photo by IISD/ENB | Kiara Worth   Adopted at COP21 in Paris, France on December 12, 2015, the Paris Agreement will soon celebrate its fifth anniversary. The Paris Agreement is...

CEOs of JCI member companies had a meeting with Minister for…

On Wednesday, November 18, 2020, four CEOs (including the incoming CEO) of member companies of the Japan Climate Initiative (JCI) (Nissay Asset Management, Kao, Ricoh, and Sony) ha...

*Videos & Slides available* Japan Climate Action Summit …

*This event is over. Recorded Videos and slides of speakers are  available in the program below. Recorded videos are also available on the JCI’s YouTube channel.   Japan...

Prime Minister Suga committed to achieving carbon neutral by…

Today, Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga declared in his first policy speech that he would aim for achieving carbon neutral by 2050. Takejiro Sueyoshi, the representative of Japan Clim...

JCI submitted a message to the new Online Platform "Platform…

The Steering Committee of Japan Climate Initiative (JCI) has submitted the following message calling for “Green Recovery” for Japan to the Online Platform “Platform for Redesign 20...

2nd Anniversary of Japan Climate Initiative - Achievements a…

On 6th July, 2020, Japan Climate Initiative (JCI) reached its 2nd anniversary. The developments and the achievements made during the 2nd year and the future developments that are p...

Towards “Green Recovery”: Overcome the coronavirus crisis an…

In the light of the serious and various impacts caused by the spread of COVID-19 infection both in the world and in Japan, the Steering Committee of Japan Climate Initiative* has a...

A comment from Takejiro Sueyoshi, JCI representative, in res…

  Today, the Japanese government has decided to resubmit to the UNFCCC its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC), which includes the greenhouse gas emissions reduction tar...

International investor and business organizations encourage …

On February 4, Japan Climate Initiative (hereinafter referred to as “JCI”) issued a statement urging the Japanese government to raise Japan’s greenhouse gas emission reductio...