18. Corporate Citizenship

The company discloses how it contributes to corporate citizenship in the regions in which it conducts its core business activities.

Since 2012, UMSICHT has been cooperating with the Sophie-Scholl-Gymnasium high school in Oberhausen. The local public is also integrated via guided tours of the institute. In 2012 and 2013, 33 and 35 guided tours were performed, respectively, with 338 and 603 people, respectively. The 2013 figure is very high due to guided tours of large groups of students – over the course of the year, those figures amounted to between 300 and 400 attendees. A tradition at our institute are events and formats that promote social discourse regarding social, ecological, and ethical concerns.