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News

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25-Feb-2015
IPIECA is looking for a social responsibility and supply chain intern for six months with the possibility of progression.  This involves a wide range of tasks covering the spectrum of social performance issues and opportunities that relate to the global oil and gas industry, including the implementation of international human rights frameworks such as the UN Guiding Principles on...
16-Feb-2015
IPIECA and the American Petroleum Institute (API) jointly published a new guidance document on greenhouse (GHG) gas technical considerations and calculation methods entitled Addressing uncertainty in oil and natural gas industry greenhouse gas inventories. The document has been issued in two parts – the main summary guidance and detailed technical appendices. The guidance offers a...
13-Feb-2015
SPE’s E&P Health, Safety, Security and Environmental Conference Americas Striving for HSE Excellence – It Takes All of Us will bring together experts from industry, government and academia to share insights and best practices. Through presentations and discussions, this conference provides a platform to discuss E&P challenges and discover effective solutions to help us...
13-Feb-2015
IPIECA Executive Director, Brian Sullivan, gave the keynote speech at the Petroleum Association of Japan (PAJ) 2015 Oil Spill Workshop in Tokyo. The speech highlighted the varying models of international partnerships used by IPIECA and its members across a spectrum of environmental and social issues. The partnership models all have the common message that working in collaboration achieves...
13-Feb-2015
For three days the oil and gas industry is set to discuss the importance of maintaining focus on oil spill response across all sectors at the Interspill conference and exhibition to be held on 24 – 26 March, Amsterdam. Under the theme of Working Together the conference aims to not only reflect on past events, but consider the likely future issues for oil and chemical spill prevention...
13-Feb-2015
From 26 – 28 May, the World Petroleum Council (WPC) will bring together industry leaders to discuss and demonstrate the best available technology and practices in order to minimize impacts and risks to the Arctic and other frontier environments around the world. Key issues – such as leadership perspectives, climate cooperation and responsibly addressing challenges from new...
20-Jan-2015
IPIECA’s new manual provides practical step-by-step guidance on how to plan and implement operational-level community grievance mechanisms (CGMs), and how to design and manage corporate CGM frameworks. The manual draws on the practical experiences of seven pilot operational-level CGMs conducted by member companies as well as shared learning from other IPIECA members and stakeholders....
17-Dec-2014
Deliberations in Lima towards a new global agreement on climate change under the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) led to the “Lima Call for Climate Action”.The main decision text, which was agreed in the early hours of Sunday 14 December, contained two parts: the definition of how Parties’ pledges or Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs)...