Fujisawa Beach Cleaning Project
BNP Paribas Japan is an active member of the Fujisawa Beach Cleaning Project in which staff take part in biannual beach cleaning in spring (Earth Day) and autumn (International Coastal Cleanup Campaign) on the Fujisawa Enoshima coast in Shonan. This initiative to help clean the beach and also collect data on marine debris. The project is endorsed by Fujisawa City Tourism Office, Kanagawa Prefectural Coastal Foundation, Enoshima Jinja, Japan Environmental Action Network and Ocean Conservancy.
EarthWatch is an NPO that engages people worldwide in scientific field research and education to promote the understanding and action necessary for a sustainable environment. BNP Paribas Japan has been actively supporting in the field research since 2011.
Climate Change Research
Climate change is undoubtedly one of the biggest challenges facing humanity. Understanding the factors and predicting the consequences for our environment and populations are key challenges. That is why the BNP Paribas Foundation supports research on climate change since 2010 through its “Climate Initiative” programme.