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2018.12.13

JCCU

Co-op Kyosai Plaza received the 59th BCS Award

Co-op Kyosai Plaza received the 59th BCS Award

JCCU completed "Co-op Kyosai Plaza" building in May 2015 as the headquarters of Japan CO-OP Insurance Consumers' Co-operative Federation (JCIF). It recently received the 59th BCS (Building Contractors Society) Award.

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2018.11.15

Member Co-ops

Co-opdeli Consumers' Co-operative Union donates to Toki's conservation activities and biodiversity agriculture

Co-opdeli Consumers' Co-operative Union donates to Toki's conservation activities and biodiversity agriculture

Sado City (Niigata Prefecture) promotes biodiversity agriculture as well as protecting the internationally protected bird Toki (Japanese crested ibis). In agreement with this, in April 2010, seven institutions including Co-opdeli Consumers' Co-operative Union, Co-op Niigata and Sado City entered into a partnership agreement and launched "The Sado Toki support project".

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2018.10.16

International

Delegation of European Parliament Committee on International Trade paid a courtesy visit to Japan

Delegation of European Parliament Committee on International Trade paid a courtesy visit to Japan

On September 20, 2018, a 7-member delegation of the European Parliament Committee on International Trade (INTA) paid a courtesy visit to JCCU to hold talks with HONDA Eiichi, President, together with ITO Jiro, Operating Officer/Director, Public Relations Division and FUTAMURA Chikako, Director, Member Relations Division on the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

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2018.10.09

Member Co-ops

Miyagi Co-op participates in hydrogen energy utilization demonstration experiment project

Miyagi Co-op participates in hydrogen energy utilization demonstration experiment project

The Low Carbon Hydrogen Technology Demonstration in Cooperation with Local Government is a public tender by the Ministry of the Environment to demonstrate a low carbon hydrogen supply chain as a mid- to long-term global warming countermeasure. Tomiya City in Miyagi Prefecture jointly with Miyagi Co-op, Hitachi, LTD., and Marubeni Corporation received the consignment in August 2017.

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2018.10.02

JCCU

2018 Peace Action in Hiroshima and Nagasaki

2018 Peace Action in Hiroshima and Nagasaki

At the occasion of the 73rd anniversary of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, "Peace Action 2018 Hiroshima" and "Peace Action Nagasaki" was held, attended by 2,300 participants including staff and members of 70 consumer co-ops, and 1,110 participants including staff and members of 50 consumer co-ops respectively.

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