Marubeni's response to petition concerning Cawang Gumilir community
- Marubeni’s Respect for Human Rights
In the spirit of the Company Creed of “Fairness, Innovation and Harmony,” the Marubeni Group is proudly committed to promoting social and economic development and safeguarding the global environment through fair and upright corporate activities. We recognize that respecting the human rights of persons affected by our business activities and endeavoring to take responsibility for doing so are of utmost importance, and to this end we have formulated our Basic Policy on Human Rights, based on the UN’s Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
- Response to the Open Petition Letter
In compliance with the Marubeni Group Basic Policy on Human Rights, we have responded* to the open petition letter, as follows:
“Through MHP, Marubeni has continued discussions with each stakeholder (local residents, local NGOs, relevant authorities), and under the guidance of the Government, Marubeni selected a candidate alternative site, and has completed return of the said site to the Government, and thus with respect to providing the former residents with the said site, we understand that the procedures are being carried out under the leadership of the Government. We will continue to follow the progress.”
*The response was made in Japanese language. The above is a translation.