AKSAI, West Kazakhstan Oblast, September 15, 2017 – Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. (KPO) published its Sustainability Report for the year 2016. This is the ninth non-financial report issued by the Company. 

KPO Sustainability Report is a main tool of communicating to the stakeholders about the Karachaganak Project’s activity in whole and its impact on the environment, local communities and economy of the WKO region.  It is worth noting that the KPO Sustainability Reports are considered to be among the best social reports in in Kazakhstan. The Report is prepared in accordance with Global Reporting Initiative G4 and verified by international independent party.

The Sustainability Report 2016 presents facts and indicators on sustainable development aspects of the KPO activities, such as: 

  • Personnel and process safety, protection of health, personnel development and training, practices of labour and ethical conduct;
  • Environmental protection activities and programmes, including air quality monitoring, implementation of GHG reduction, management of energy, water and waste;
  • Contribution to the economic development of the West Kazakhstan region, local content projects, community engagement and social development programs, and other.

The Sustainability Report 2016 has been externally verified by EY, which aims to ensure credibility of presented information for its readers.

To read the 2016 Sustainability Report, please visit our website at www.kpo.kz/sustainability.

For more detailed information please contact:

Sergei Pushkarev: PushkS@kpo.kz

Gulnara Sharibayeva: ShariG@kpo.kz

KPO Corporate Affairs Department