Nomura

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Regulatory requirements
Ensure LegalityEnvironmental Policy:
We will comply with relevant environmental laws and regulations and engage with external stakeholders on environmental issues.

Code of Ethics
Therefore, Nomura People must promote proper understanding and compliance with the letter and spirit of all applicable laws, rules and regulations, including those concerning prevention of insider trading, money laundering, bribery and tax evasion.

Reference guidelines
IIRC (International Integrated Reporting Council) The International Integrated Reporting Framework
GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards (GRI Standards) 2016
SASB (Sustainability Accounting Standards Board) Financials standards
The United Nations Global Compact
Environmental Reporting Guidelines (2018 Version) of Japan's Ministry of the Environment
Charter of Corporate Behavior of Keidanren

The policy requires compliance with national laws, but there is no specific requirement to comply with international conventions.partly
No Corruption and Tax EvasionCode of Ethics
Therefore, Nomura People must promote proper understanding and compliance with the letter and spirit of all applicable laws, rules and regulations, including those concerning prevention of insider trading, money laundering, bribery and tax evasion.
There is not a clear prohibition of financing clients invovled in tax avoidance or corruption.partly
Ensure ESIA for mills and plantationsEnvironmental Policy:
We will assess environmental risks (...).
No publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
Social requirements
Ensure FPICNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
Respect Human RightsCode of Ethics
12. Respect for Human Rights
Nomura Group respects human rights and diversity, and values differences. Nomura group is committed to ensuring that anyone who interacts with Nomura Group is treated with respect at all times and in all circumstances. No person shall be subject to discriminatory practices or harassment for reasons including, but not limited to, their national or ethnic origins, color, race, gender, age, religious belief, social status, sexual orientation or gender identity, or disability.

The text does not clearly require clients to respect human rightsnot
Respect Indigenous rights and customary land use rightsNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
No forced resettlementNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
Environmental Requirements
No forest degradation and deforestationNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
Protect endangered speciesNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
No high-risk speciesNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
No fireNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
Protect peatNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not
No persistent pollutionEnvironmental Policy:
We will (...) continually strive to minimize pollution and improve the environment.
There is an intention to reduce pollution, but no clear prohibition of any type of pollutionnot
Corporate association / scope of the policy
Corporate association / scope of the policyNo publicly available policies or documentation were found that cover this criteria.not