Advantest Announces Humanitarian & Educational Donations

2022/09/05 Sustainability

TOKYO, Japan—September 5, 2022—Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) has donated a total of 60 million yen to the following four organizations to provide humanitarian assistance to refugees from conflict or persecution and to people who are going hungry due to disasters or climate change, to support education for the poor, and to support the development of the next generation of scientists and engineers.

  • United Nations Association for UNHCR
  • United Nations WFP
  • National Federation of UNESCO Associations in Japan
  • Japan Science and Technology Agency

Advantest is committed to active engagement with the cause of creating a sustainable, diverse and inclusive society that leaves no one behind.

About Advantest Corporation

Advantest (TSE: 6857) is the leading manufacturer of automatic test and measurement equipment used in the design and production of semiconductors for applications including 5G communications, the Internet of Things (IoT), autonomous vehicles, high performance computing (HPC) including artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, and more. Its leading-edge systems and products are integrated into the most advanced semiconductor production lines in the world. The company also conducts R&D to address emerging testing challenges and applications; develops advanced test-interface solutions for wafer sort and final test; produces scanning electron microscopes essential to photomask manufacturing; and offers system-level test solutions and other test-related accessories. Founded in Tokyo in 1954, Advantest is a global company with facilities around the world and an international commitment to sustainable practices and social responsibility. More information is available at

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