JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. aims for a sustainable recycling society by adopting care towards the precious natural environment and taking maximum consideration towards protection of the global environment as its basic principles for the sincere promotion of tourism-related corporate activities.
ENVIRONMENTAL PRINCIPLES AND STANDARDS
- JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. will promote ecotourism. By providing high-quality products and services with attention towards the natural environment and history and culture, we will provide our customers with an opportunity to get in touch with attractive local resources as well as contribute to the vitalization of the local economy and the protection of resources.
- JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. will do its best to cut down and recycle resources as much as possible upon executing its business, beginning with the reduction of the usage and disposal of brochures.
- JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. will contribute to the enhancement of environmental consciousness amongst society by executing environmental protection activities.
Achievement in Plastic Bottle Cap Collection: Reached Total of 215,836 Caps
The JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. Labor Union has been leading the collection of plastic bottle caps within the company. Approximately 2,796 bottle caps (6.9kg) were collected in the span of one year, which led to the reduction of 6.5kg worth of CO2 emission and donation to provide around 5.5 vaccines for children in need around the world. As of July 2022, we cumulated a total of 215,836 caps over 10 years. Due to this, we have contributed to a 1,613.57kg reduction in CO2.
Achievement in UNESCO World Terakoya Movement
The JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. has been encourage the collection of miswriting postcards from employees and donates them to UNESCO World Terakoya Movement to help build the schools and create opportunities for children to receive education. (3,591 JPY as of 2021)
Collected 105.88 kg of used clear holders and achieved 98.9% recycling
The JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. participated in a demonstration experiment by ASKUL Corporation to collect used clear holders as part of the Ministry of the Environment’s “Demonstration Project for Establishing a Recycling System for Plastics and Other Resources to Support a Decarbonized Society”. In fiscal 2021, 105.88 kg of used clear holders were collected and 98.9% recycling was achieved. The collected clear holders are processed into recycled pellets and used for material recycling to make products. The demonstration project will end in FY2021, but we will continue to actively collect and recycle them as the new ASKUL Resource Recycling Platform (for Clear Holders) will be commercialized in FY2022.
PROMOTING DIVERSITY AND LIFE-WORK
Selected “New Diversity Management Selection 100 in FY2020”
March 2021 ~
JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. has been selected the “New Diversity Management Selection 100 in FY2020” by The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry as one of empowering diverse human resources to the greatest extent possible and leading such efforts to achievement of business management.
JTBGMT continuously makes effort for Diversity encouragement.
Obtained “Safe Travels Stamp by WTTC”
February 2021 ~
The Safe Travels Stamp was created for travelers to recognize destinations and businesses around the world which have adopted the Safe Travels health and hygiene global standardized protocols. JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc. achieved safe travel protocols which are set by WTTC and obtained the stamp.
Selected the 2022 Certified Health & Productivity Management Outstanding Organizations Recognition Program
This recognition program is designed to highlight outstanding enterprises engaging in efforts to advance health and productivity management and thereby aims to develop an environment in which such enterprises are able to gain enhanced social recognition, e.g., from employees, employment seekers, related enterprises and financial institutions, as organizations engaging in strategic health and productivity management program efforts for maintaining their employees’ and other workers’ health from a management perspective.
Received “KURUMIN”Logomark Certification for Actions Based on Act on Advancement of Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children (2019~)
JTB Global Marketing & Travel received the “Kurumin” certification from the Minister of Health、Labour and Welfare as a Childcare Support Company under the Act on Advancement of Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children (as of 2 August, 2019). In April of 2017 JTBGMT devised and submitted a two-year action plan based on the Act on Advancement of Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children. The action goals set in the plan were achieved and necessary conditions were fulfilled to receive recognition as a Childcare Support Company by the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare. JTBGMT will continue our efforts to support our employees to engage in both work and child-rearing, and to set the stage for employees working under various circumstances to excel in their respective positions.
Certified “ERUBOSHI” 2 Stars Based on the Act on Promotion of Women’s Participation and Advancement in the Workplace (2018~)
Based on the Act on Promotion of Women’s Participation and Advancement in the Workplace, JTB Global Marketing & Travel has earned 2 Stars on the “Eruboshi” excelling corporation scale from the Minister of Health、Labour and Welfare. We have been able to renew the certification twice since in 2019 and 2020. We will continue to strive to improve the work environment for women and facilitate their advancement.