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Efforts to Support Nurturing of the Next Generation of Children

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In order to contribute to creating an environment in which the children who will lead the next generation of society are born and raised in good health, Mizuho is implementing various initiatives related to revising support systems and work styles that contribute to balancing work and family. In 2007, and again in 2010, 2013, Mizuho received certification under the Next Generation Nurturing Support Measures Promotion Law.

Since April 2013, we have been promoting the fourth stage of Mizuho's "General Business Owner Action Plan."

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Mizuho's "General Business Owner Action Plan" (4th Stage)

Plan period

April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2015 (2 years)

Goals

To improve the employment environment and encourage employees with children to achieve a better balance between work and family life [goal 1] Efforts to support the work–life balances of employees raising children
To maintain and develop various work environments that contribute to the improvement of work conditions [goal 2] Efforts to promote the careers of diverse employees
[goal 3] Promoting greater consciousness of issues related to child raising and nursing care

Contents of the measures and timing of implementation

Contents of the measures Timing of implementation (target)
1 Efforts to support the work–life balance of employees raising children
1) Expanding the range of employment systems for employees raising children Since April 2013
2) Raise awareness and change the mindset by holding seminars, etc
2 Efforts to promote the careers of diverse employees
3) Implement a measure to better manage one's work hours based on changes in one's approach, schedule and coordination, etc., to achieve a better work–life balance Since April 2013
4) Promoting a balance between women employees' life events and career advancement
3 Promoting greater consciousness of issues related to child raising and nursing care
5) Promoting educational activities based on the usage of employment systems Since April 2014

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