The 24th Session of the CSR Committee
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group accords CSR (corporate social responsibility) a core position within its management structure and has a standing CSR Committee specifically tasked with always focusing on social perspectives, responding to the expectations of society, and aiming to make MHI Group a solidly trusted company. The CSR Committee is chaired by the officer in charge of CSR (CSO) and comprises the CFO, CTO, General Counsel (GC), the officer in charge of human resources (HR), and the head of the Business Strategy Office. It proactively performs and oversees a full range of CSR activities.
A summary of the CSR Committee's 24th Session follows.
The 24th Session
|Date and time||May 29 (Fri), 2020, 16:30-17:30|
|Place||Marunouchi Nijubashi Bldg., Conference Room 3008|
|Attendees||Chair: H. Kaguchi (CSO)
Members: M. Mishima (GC), E. Ito (CTO), H. Kozawa (CFO), J. Kakihara (officer in charge of HR), M. Suematsu (head of Business Strategy Office)
Secretariat: Corporate Communication Department
(1) Report on measures for expansion of ESG disclosure
A report was presented on the progress of the various measures taken in FY2019 toward expanding disclosure of ESG information. Deliberations were also held, and decisions reached, concerning measures scheduled for FY2020.
(2) Identification of Materiality(material issues)
In view of social expectations of a corporate response toward achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), materiality must be identified from the perspective of sustainability. The CSR Committee thus took the decisions to redefinition its materiality set in FY2015 and to commence preparation of related KPIs.