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National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights (5)

Japan Current 2017

Japan officially committed to developing a NAP end 2016, but indicates that it would take some years to establish it, stating that at the time it was simply under discussion between the relevant ministries (METI, MoFA, MoJ, MoHLW)

Organizations covered by the instrument

All Companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

ESG coverage- S (Social)

Human Rights

Status

Current

Country

Japan

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2017

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Other e.g. action plan, strategy, programme, voluntary initiative

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

National/federal

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