Resolving Social Issues × SDGs

Relationship between Tokio Marine Group Initiatives and SDGs

Tokio Marine Group provides various products and services and is undertaking Sustainability initiatives related to the SDGs. The activities carried out under each core theme respond to the 17 goals comprising the SDGs, as detailed below. Tokio Marine Group will strive to contribute to the attainment of the SDGs in accordance with the activities of each core theme. Tokio Marine Group regards the relationship between each activity and the applicable goals of the SDGs as indicated below.

Tokio Marine Group’s Principal Initiatives to Achieve SDGs

17 SDG goals Tokio Marine Group’s initiatives Three core themes of mid-term Sustainability strategy SDG targets
Providing value through products and services Providing value through other means Providing Safety and Security Protecting the Earth Supporting People
1. No poverty
(End poverty in all its forms everywhere)
  • Weather insurance and micro-insurance in India
  • Research on climate change and natural disaster risk through industry-academia collaborative research
Related 1.5
2. Zero hunger
(End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture)
  • Weather insurance and micro-insurance in India
Related 2.3
  • Seminar for help obtaining Good Agriculture Practices (GAP)/Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) certifications for food manufacturing
  • Sustainable menu at employee cafeteria
Related 2.4
3. Good health and well-being
(Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages)
  • Mobile Agent smartphone app
  • Participation in demonstration tests on public roads for autonomous vehicles
Related 3.6
  • Pandemic derivatives
  • Guidebook on Combating Infectious Diseases
Related 3.3,4,d
  • Promoting health and productivity management
  • Promoting life insurance revolution
  • Insurance products for regenerative medicine
  • Aruku Hoken
  • Dementia Support Plan
  • Pension-based long-term care insurance with dementia assistance
  • Liability insurance for nursing care service providers
  • Joint planning for docomo Healthcare’s Karada no Kimochi
  • Supporting the Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA), Kyoto University
  • Supporting the provision of Japanese-language medical services (U.S.)
  • Industry-academia collaborative research with The University of Tokyo and Tohoku University
Related 3.8,d
4. Quality education
(Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all)
  • Green Gift Project
  • Room to Read’s educational support program in developing countries
  • Group Work on Managing Risks and Opportunities
  • Tokio Marine Kagami Memorial Foundation, Educational Development Fund, Sports Foundation
  • N Program to support young physicians to gain clinical experience
Related 4.1,3,6
5. Gender equality
(Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls)
  • Empowering female employees
  • Promoting active roles for older employees
  • Promoting global human resources strategy
  • Promoting the employment of persons with disabilities
Related 5.1,5
6. Clean water and sanitation
(Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all)
  • Green Gift Planet GENKI Program/Mangrove Planting Project
  • Insurance for environmental liabilities and soil purification
  • Green Lessons
Related 6.6,b
7. Affordable and clean energy
(Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all)
  • Mega-Solar Package Program
  • Impairment Liability Coverage for Geothermal Power Generation Operators
  • Insurance products for renewable energy (solar, wind, biomass, geothermal, hydraulic power) operators
  • Asante environment-conscious auto insurance (Nisshin Fire & Marine Insurance)
  • Risk seminars and insurance design related to offshore wind power generation
  • Insurance design for scrubbers (desulfurization equipment)
  • Auto insurance eco mark certification
  • Promoting the use of recycled automobile parts
Related 7.1,2,3,a
8. Decent work and economic growth
(Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all)
  • Group Work on Managing Risks and Opportunities
  • Room to Read’s educational support program in developing countries
Related 8.6
  • Promoting Health and Productivity Management
  • Providing support for obtaining White Management System certification (delivery companies)
  • Work style reform
Related 8.5,8
9. Industry, innovation and infrastructure
(Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation)
  • Digital strategy
  • Research on climate change and natural disaster risk through industry-academia collaborative research
Related 9.5,a
  • Mega-Solar Package Program
  • Impairment Liability Coverage for Geothermal Power Generation Operators
Related 9.4
  • Cyber Risk Insurance
  • Response to Act for Facilitating New Business Activities of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (formulation of business continuity plans (BCP), enlightenment activity for risk financing, providing insurance)
10. Reduced inequalities
(Reduce inequality within and among countries)
  • Products corresponding to LGBT
  • Insurance for supporting initiatives for reducing human rights risk in building supply chains
  • Inbound business support services
  • Support for dementia care
  • Seminar on caregiving skills
  • Activities associated with an elderly watch support network project
  • Support for sports by persons with disabilities and Special Olympics
  • Gold Partner of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games
  • Support for NPO Himawari no Kai and Sawayaka Welfare Foundation
  • Support for Japan Deafblind Association
Related 10.2
11. Sustainable cities and communities
(Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable)
  • Accident response services during large-scale disaster
  • Supporting the formulation of BCP
  • BELFOR’s Early Disaster Recovery Support Service
  • Natural disaster risk consulting
  • Comprehensive logistics insurance (comprehensive disaster logistics insurance)
  • Disaster Prevention Lessons
  • Research on climate change and natural disaster risk through industry-academia collaborative research
  • Local information network during a disaster
Related 11.5,b
  • Rider for Expenses for Saving Victims
  • Auto insurance for the “Sharing Economy”
  • One Day Auto Insurance
  • e-Cycle Insurance
  • Auto Insurance Fleet Accident Reduction Assist Rider
  • Drone Insurance
  • Cyber Risk Insurance
Related 11.2
  • Obtaining ISO 14001 environmental management system
  • Reduction in CO2 emissions
  • Purchase of green power
Related 11.6
12. Responsible consumption and production
(Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns)
  • Web-based insurance policies and contracts (clauses)
  • Promoting the use of recycled automobile parts
  • Drive Agent Personal (DAP)
Related 12.2,5,8
  • Home Choice Assist
  • Home Cyber Risk Rider
  • Designated Equipment Water Disaster Rider
  • Cyber Risk Insurance
  • Recall Insurance
  • Inbound business support services
  • Overseas Total Support Desk
  • Overseas travel insurance for foreign tourists visiting Japan
Related 12.2,4,8
13. Climate action
(Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts)
  • Green Gift Project
  • Mangrove Planting Project
  • Distributing disaster-related “personalized” videos
  • Green Lessons, Disaster Prevention Lessons
  • Natural disaster risk seminar
Related Related Related 13.1,3
14. Life below water
(Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development)
  • Green Gift Project
  • Mangrove Planting Project
  • Planet GENKI Program
Related 14.1,2
15. Life on land
(Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss)
  • Green Gift Project
  • Insurance for environmental liabilities and soil purification
  • Mangrove Planting Project
  • Planet GENKI Program
  • Ten-Year Restoration Project of the Coastal Forests of Tohoku Region affected by the Great East Japan Earthquake
  • Green Lessons (delivery classes)
Related 15.1,2
16. Peace, justice and strong institutions
(Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels)
  • Policy for response to customer feedback
  • Managing prevention of transactions involving conflicts of interest
Related 16.5
17. Partnerships for the goals
(Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development)
  • Providing products and services for resolving societal issues in collaboration with agents
  • Launching Maritime Technology Innovation Consortium (MTIC)
  • Overseas Investment Insurance
  • United Nations Global Compact
  • Principles for Responsible Investment
  • United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)
  • Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) pilot group of Principles for Sustainable Insurance (PSI) advocated by UNEP FI
  • The Geneva Association “Climate Change and Emerging Environmental Topics” working group
  • ClimateWise
  • Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies (ARISE) of United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR)
  • Principles for Financial Action for the 21st Century
  • Eco-First Program by the Ministry of the Environment
Related Related Related 17.16