As the CITIZEN Group, we have continued business that practices our corporate philosophy of “Loved by citizens, working for citizens.” We are engaged in CSR activities in order to contribute to the sustainable development of society through tackling social issues, based on the thoughts of not violating social norms, not causing our customers or clients to feel distrust, and not being dishonest. These ways of thinking and activities have been rated well by ESG institutions, and we have been included in sustainability indices.
SNAM Sustainability Index
CITIZEN WATCH has been included in constituents of the SNAM Sustainability Index from 2017.
*SNAM Sustainability Index is a stock index measured by combination of ESG rating and stock value,originally developed by Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Asset Management Co.,Ltd. (SNAM).
Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI)*
CITIZEN WATCH has been included in constituents of the MS-SRI since January2017.
*Morningstar Socially Responsible Investment Index (MS-SRI) is the first socially responsible index in Japan.Morningstar Japan K.K. selects 150 companies from among approximately 4,000 listed companies in Japan by assessing their social responsibility, and converts their stock prices into the index.
MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index（WIN）
CITZEN WATCH has been included in constituents of WIN since June, 2017.
*MSCI Japan Empowering Women Index（WIN） is a stock index that consists of primary gender diverse companies selected by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI）.
The CITIZEN Group awarded Japanese Medal with Dark Blue Ribbon
For its continued support of the TOBITATE! (Leap for Tomorrow) Study Abroad Initiative, a public-private collaborative effort for supporting the chance of high school and university students to study abroad, the CITIZEN Group was awarded the Konjuhosho (Medal with Dark Blue Ribbon) in September 2017 in recognition of its contribution to public welfare.