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  • Fact sheet

    Ecosystems: integrating biodiversity and ecosystem services into business practices

    April 2012

      A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20).   Biodiversity is central to the effective working of ecosystems and the natural resources they provide – known as ecosystem services. These are crucial to both human well-being and business, both today and in the future.  

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    Energy efficiency: improving energy use from production to consumer

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20).   Hydrocarbons will remain essential to sustainable global economic development and prosperity for decades to come. Yet meeting the world’s growing need for energy must be reconciled with security of energy supply and environmental protection.

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    Energy outlook: progressing all sources of energy to meet growing demand

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). All sources of energy will need to contribute to meet the world’s growing need for energy for economic development and poverty reduction.

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    Human rights: promoting a culture of respect and good practice

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). The oil and gas industry operates in complex environments where human rights issues are a central concern. It is imperative that the industry conducts business in a responsible way.

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    Indigenous Peoples: understanding and addressing their concerns

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). Respecting the rights of Indigenous People is critical to maintain access and operations for the oil and gas industry.

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    Lead phase-out: eliminating lead through partnership

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). In 2000, nearly 100 countries were still using leaded gasoline. Now there are only a handful left.

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    Water: managing water responsibly

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). Fresh water is a scarce resource in many parts of the world and must be used wisely. Demand for water from communities, businesses and ecosystems is expected to increase with population and economic growth.

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    Technology: developing cleaner and safer energy

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). The oil and gas industry has always been technologically advanced, striving to meet the world’s energy needs in ways that are safe and reliable.

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    Social development: stakeholder communities prosper from local economic growth

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). Obtaining local community support is an important goal for oil and gas businesses.

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    Sensitive environments: challenging operations

    April 2012

    A fact sheet from a series developed by IPIECA and OGP to demonstrate the oil and gas industry’s present and future contribution to sustainable development. Prepared in advance of the 2012 United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20). The oil and gas industry recognises that the continuity of its business including accessing new sources of energy, depends on it exploring and developing resources without adversely affecting nature.