Japan faces unique challenges as it moves to decarbonise. We’ve been engaging with companies around climate-related risks in an uncertain environment.
- Recent policy announcements from the Japanese government are a positive signal of the government’s decarbonisation ambitions
- There are several factors that make Japan’s situation unique compared to other advanced economies
- Challenges remain regarding the country’s decarbonisation pathway, creating significant uncertainty for investors
- Engagement to gain better insights into how companies are managing this uncertainty is vital. In 2022, we conducted 50 engagements with Japanese companies on climate-related risks.
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Japan’s government has made positive announcements on decarbonisation, but the country faces unique challenges. We’ve been engaging with companies around climate-related risks. Download the full ESG Viewpoint to learn more.