As a comprehensive health care company, Otsuka Pharmaceutical is involved in various activities with local governments and other entities to promote health and wellbeing, and has already been engaged in health-related public information campaigns and other initiatives in Niigata Prefecture. The new cooperative agreement was entered into in recognition of these activities and with the aim of maximizing Otsuka Pharmaceutical expertise in heat stroke countermeasures, nutritional education, and prevention of lifestyle-related illnesses to further contribute to the health of Niigata Prefecture residents.
Under the terms of the agreement, Otsuka Pharmaceutical will cooperate and collaborate in the following areas.
- 1Activities to promote the health and wellbeing of Niigata Prefecture residents.
- 2Activities to support the Niigata Prefecture Health Promotion Project.
- 3Other activities to achieve the objectives of the agreement.
With the finalization of the agreement with Niigata Prefecture, Otsuka Pharmaceutical maintains cooperative agreements with all of Japan's 47 prefectural and metropolitan governments.