Promotion of Diversity
The Chiyoda Group have been proactively continuing every effort to create a corporate culture and working environment where the diversity, individuality and characters of employees are respected and employees are motivated to vividly work irrespective of sex, nationality age, religion, etc. This is based on our belief that a variety of perspectives gained through promoting the diversity will increase the organization’s strength of being flexible and coping with various situations.
Promote Female Advancement
As a part of those promotion of diversity, to ensure further optimization of the Group’s activity, the Group established practical plan named “activity plan to promote of female advancement” following set up the law of promotion of female advancement.
With the aim of increasing the proportion of females ratio for employment of new graduates to be more than 25% by 2020, in addition to the creation of places for female employees who will be the next generation in various occupational environments due to changes in times and changes in society We will promote internal reform to maximize the ability of people.
We will widen the door to women widely, and we will build an environment where female employees working there will continue to work long regardless of various environmental changes.
Activity of a Task Team aimed at Changing the Employee’s Mentality
Chiyoda Group highly respects the diversity and individuality of employees and their personalities. We are making efforts to create a supportive environment, provide assistance and change the employees’ mentality to help them make the most of their potential in the workplace regardless of gender, nationality, age or religion.
As part of the efforts to promote diversity, Chiyoda is engaged in two major activities. One of them is a task team aimed at changing the employees’ mentality about female participation in the workplace. The task team, formed in 2014, gathers and exchanges information and organizes lectures by outside lecturers. The team is seeking to build a corporate culture and a system that enable women to fulfill their potential without depending much on their own efforts, supervisors’ decisions, the working environment or the atmosphere. The team provides not only female but also male employees with a chance to review their ways of working in the light of development and advancement of women in the workplace.
Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs）
We participate in the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) subcommittee sponsored by Global Compact Network Japan, set a theme based on "Women's Empowerment Principles" and discuss with the participating companies. We are promoting diversity efforts as a company, including feedback of contents discussed at the subcommittee as materials for internal education.