The Guide for SDG Business Management
Who’s behind it? – Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan
How can it help? – From the viewpoint of sustainably improving corporate value, it is considered an important challenge for companies to take appropriate approaches toward integrating SDGs into their management and attracting ESG investments.
This guide compiles the results of discussions held during several meetings of the SDG Management / ESG Investment Study Group, established by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) in November 2018. It outlines approaches companies can apply to successfully incorporate SDGs into their management, as well as perspectives investors may take in assessing such business initiatives.