Panasonic Corporate Citizenship News | Corporate Citizenship | About Panasonic | Panasonic Global
Panasonic Global
Search Panasonic Global Site

Panasonic Corporate Citizenship News

Panasonic is working to create a more sustainable world.
Individual employee also carries out proactive social activities as global citizen with the theme "education and coexistence".

Global Home Corporate Citizenship Activities > Panasonic Corporate Citizenship News

Japanese

Panasonic UK hosts Kid's School Workshops at the e-Luminate Festival in Cambridge

ブログe-Luminate Panasonic -PhotoDoubleL-03.jpg

Panasonic UK, as a part of the Cambridge e-Luminate Festival 2014 held an LED lantern and Hybrid Toy Cars Workshop for local children on the 17th and 19th of February 2014. The workshop is a part of Panasonic's "Kids School" Program, and aims to educate children about sustainable technology by building their own hybrid car and a lantern that uses an LED light.
The e-Luminate festival is a two week long festival that celebrates the collaboration between art and technology. Professional projectors from Panasonic were used to light up several buildings in Cambridge with beautiful pieces of art, such as the famous Senate House and the walls of the Grand Arcade Shopping Mall.


China:World Heritage Eco Learning Program at the ancient city of Lijiang

集合写真image(1)(2).jpg

On Feb.10, 2014, "Panasonic World Heritage Eco Learning Program" was successfully carried out in China, at the ancient city of Lijiang which is a UNESCO world Heritage Site. Over 30 students and teachers from Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Guizhou, Hei Longjiang province were invited and gathered together in the beautiful ancient city, as well their parents, volunteers from Osaka International University, representatives from World Heritage Center, Lijiang Ancient Town Management and Maintenance Bureau, and from Science Alliance Network, for a total attendance of 44 people. They spent four days here learning the importance and the greatness of the World Heritage, and making deep communication.


Indonesia: Panasonic Gobel Indonesia welcomes pupils from Jakarta Japanese school to experience the workplace

Following a request from Jakarta Japanese School, Panasonic Gobel Indonesia (PGI) welcomed four second-year junior high school pupils in to experience the workplace on January 23, 2014. Over the course of a half-day program, the pupils learned about what it is to work for a manufacturing company.

indonesia blog 1.jpg +Learning about how a manufacturing company works
Following a welcome address from PGI President Hiroyoshi Suga, the pupils were given a tour of the company showroom so they could learn about Panasonic's businesses. They showed particular interest in the latest smart televisions.
Then, the children played a card game designed to teach them about the roles both of PGI itself and of the various people involved in its manufacturing operations.

indonesia blog 2.jpg


Spain: World Heritage Eco Learning Program at the Sagrada Familia

集合写真P1050967.jpg

Panasonic Iberia held a UNESCO World Heritage Eco Learning Program event on 20th November 2013 at the Sagrada Familia, part of which is inscribed on the World Heritage list.
214 pupils with teachers from 5 of the schools participating in the Kids Schools program attended the event and learnt the importance of conserving the World Heritage and the significance of global environment preservation

サグラダファミリア外観P1030330.jpg

Panasonic Corporation and UNESCO World Heritage Centre have a strategic partnership since 2011 to raise awareness about the conservation of UNESCO World Heritage sites and to promote sustainable growth through environmental education of the next generation. As part of the partnership, Panasonic is globally implementing environmental education in various UNESCO World Heritage sites.

The Sagrada Familia is a large Roman Catholic church still under construction designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudi. The Nativity facade and the Crypt of the Sagrada Famiia were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list in 2005. Its unique, extraordinary and magical architectural style attracts many tourists. The completion of the Sagrada Familia is anticipated in 2026 marking the centenary of Gaudi's death.


Panasonic Mangrove Reforestation Project

Panasonic Group in Thailand arrange Panasonic Eco Relay for Sustainable Earth Activity under "Panasonic Mangrove Reforestation Project with Bangsaen Municipal" campaign which corporate with Bansaen Municpical, Chonburi Province on August 3, 2013 at Mangrove area in Choburi Province.

Thai1.pngGroup photo of Panasonic's Volunteers

The activity have 606 volunteers from Panasonic's employees, their families and alumni of Panasonic Scholarship join to this activity. The activity is plant the mangrove tree about 2,500 trees to conserve the environment by mangrove reforestation to restore coastal eco systems and we dedicate this activity on the auspicious occasion of His Majesty the Queen's 81 Birthday Anniversary coming on Aug 12, 2013. In the evening, we will visit The Marine Science Museum to learn about coastal and marine eco system.

Thai2.jpg

Welcome Speech for Eco Relay by Director of Public Health and Environmental Section, Bangsaen Municipal

Thai3.jpg

Opening Speech for Eco Relay by CEO of Panasonic Group in Thailand
Thai4.jpg
Tree Planting by CEO Yasuo san
Thai5.jpg
Group photo of management

Thai6.jpg

Alumni of Panasonic Scholarship join in this

Thai7.jpg