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NEDO Receives Certification According to an International Standard for Information Security Management Systems
- First certification for a national research and development agency acquired -

January 12, 2017
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)

NEDO has acquired certification according to the international standard "ISO/IEC27001:2013" on information security management systems from JIC Quality Assurance Ltd. This certification is the first acquired by a Japanese national research and development agency, as well as the first acquired by an independent administrative agency under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. It is the third such certification acquired among Japan's independent administrative agencies.

This certification was acquired for the purposes of preparing for various events such as cyberattacks and strengthening information security measures systematically with respect to technical, institutional, and educational aspects.

NEDO continues to be committed to ensure reliable business operations by continuously improving the application of information security management systems.

For more information, please contact:

NEDO General Affairs Department
Contact Persons: Abe, Kamata Tel: +81-44-520-5100­

NEDO Information and Systems Department
Contact Persons: Machida, Shimada, Okutani Tel: +81-44-520-5153­