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We strive to be a world-class operator, a responsible corporate citizen and a good employer. We believe we have a positive role to play in meeting growing energy demand around the world

Our sustainability reporting looks at the impact of our business on the environment, the societies and the economies where we operate. You can analyse our performance, view our progress in 2013 , read stories from around the world or view our country reports.


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Value to society

We create jobs, generate tax revenues, provide opportunities for local supplies and support community development initiatives

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BP in Azerbaijan

Take a deeper look at our in-country performance in the BP in Azerbaijan Sustainability Report 2013

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In this section

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BP and sustainability

BP's objective is to create value for its stakeholders and supplies of energy in a safe and responsible way

BP Angola employees

Our people and values

We value diversity of people and thought, and we aim to treat everyone at BP with respect and dignity

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The energy future

Our energy forecasts and view on climate change, deepwater oil and gas, hydraulic fracturing, oil sands and biofuels

Sangachal Terminal, Azerbaijan


Everything BP aims to do as a company relies upon the safety of our workforce and the communities around us

Drilling team at Rumalia Oilfield, Iraq


BP is working to manage environmental impacts wherever we do business

Welders at the Tropical Refinery, Brazil


To BP, working responsibly means seeking to have positive impacts on the areas where we operate

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Case studies

Our case studies highlight some of BP's environmental and social initiatives from around the world

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Reports and translations

Our reporting is aimed at our key stakeholders. Highlights from our 2013 reporting are available in seven languages

Online tools

HSE charting tool

HSE charting tool

Latest reports

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Angola's country report


Unconventional gas


Oil sands