CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility)
ABeam Consulting engages in a variety of social contribution activities including those for the environment, youth education, and through NGO organizations.
ABeam Consulting is participating in the Challenge 25 national initiative.
In order for ABeam Consulting to become a “real partner” to the earth as well, each employee, with a heightened awareness, is engaged in various activities toward the realization of a sustainable society.
Energy Management Activities at ABeam Consulting Offices
ABeam Consulting conducts quantitative evaluation of management performance by utilizing “One-2 Five ®,”a diagnostic tool for energy management, which it offers to its clients. A 13.5% reduction in energy consumption per square floor area compared to FY 2008 was achieved in FY 2010.
Environment Awareness Activities / Environment Education
In order that each employee will not only learn about the environment but also become active in environmental activities, ABeam Consulting conducts environmental education through E-learning. Starting from FY 2010, environment awareness surveys have been conducted on all employees to raise employee awareness, and based on the results of this survey, environment activities for the following year are being planned.
ABeam Eco Day
Mr. Fuji Clean-up and Removal of Non-native Plants
Since FY 2007, ABeam Consulting, with the cooperation of the NPO Mr. Fuji Club, has been engaged in the collection of general and industrial waste that has been illegally dumped and the removal of non-native plants from the base of Mr. Fuji.
Mitohama Beach Clean-up
Since FY 2006, ABeam Consulting has been engaged in the clean-up of Mitohama Beach, in Miura, Kanagawa. In addition to cleaning up the beachfront, this activity has led to the promotion of garbage recycling and to the conservation of the wild habitat for various sea creatures.
Social Contribution Activities
A school built in Nepal
Education Assistance for Developing Countries
ABeam Consulting, which is committed to the concept of education as a vital investment toward creating the future, has become the first Japanese corporate sponsor of “Room to Read” which has been providing educational opportunities to developing countries since 2008. To date, ABeam Consulting has donated schools, libraries and bookmobiles to Nepal and Vietnam, through Room to Read, as well as providing scholarships to female students. In addition to donations and grants, many ABeam employees are utilizing the business skills they have acquired through consulting activities in social contribution activities.
Great East Japan Earthquake Recovery Efforts
ABeam Consulting is assisting in the recovery efforts in the wake of the Great East Japan Earthquake which struck on March 11, 2011. The CSR Department in cooperation with the projects being conducted in the affected area is promoting efforts, including fund-raising activities, that reflect the feelings and hopes of all employees. ABeam intends to continue these activities in the future.