Editorial Policy and Guideline Reference Tables

Lion views its Integrated Report: Sustainability as an important tool for presenting its sustainability initiatives and drawing on stakeholder opinions while furthering corporate activities.

Lion published the Lion Integrated Report in May 2020, followed by the Lion Integrated Report 2020: Sustainability in June.

Editorial Policy

  • Since 2011, we have systematized our initiatives for sustainability in accordance with ISO 26000, an international standard concerning corporate social responsibility. Our reporting is structured to reflect this.
  • The main topics covered in the Integrated Report include Lion’s initiatives to create social value and increase its corporate value over the medium to long term as well as its management vision, business environment and strategies, and environmental, social and governance issues.
  • The Integrated Report: Sustainability provides a report on the progress of initiatives related to the Sustainability Material Issues in order to offer an overall picture of Lion’s sustainability initiatives.
    This website provides additional detailed information on Lion’s various sustainability initiatives.

Referenced Guidelines:

Integrated Report

  • International Integrated Reporting Framework issued by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC)
  • Guidance for Integrated Corporate Disclosure and Company-Investor Dialogues for Collaborative Value Creation issued by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry
  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards issued by the Global Reporting Initiative
  • ISO 26000: 2010 Guidance on social responsibility issued by the Japanese Standards Association

Integrated Report 2020 Sustainability

  • The Environmental Reporting Guidelines (2018) issued by the Ministry of the Environment
  • GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards issued by the Global Reporting Initiative
  • ISO 26000: 2010 Guidance on social responsibility issued by the Japanese Standards Association

Scope of Coverage:

Lion Corporation and all of its consolidated subsidiaries are covered, in principle.
Where the scope of coverage of reported activities or data differs from the above, a description is provided.
Overseas consolidated subsidiaries are also covered by the Sustainability Material Issues and Objectives.

Period Covered

  • Integrated Report 2020
    From January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019
  • Integrated Report 2020 Sustainability and this Website
    From January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019

Some parts also include information about 2020

Guideline Reference Tables

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