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What sustainability means at Shell

For Shell, sustainability means providing essential energy for a growing population, while respecting people, their safety and the environment.

Environment

Shell provides energy in a responsible way, helping the world move towards a future in which the energy used causes minimal impact on the planet.

Communities

We aim to be a good neighbour wherever we work, by contributing to the well-being of nearby communities.

Safety

We are committed to delivering energy responsibly and safely, preventing harm to our employees, contractors, local communities and the environment.

Transparency

Doing business in a clear, open way is a commitment we work hard to keep, and we promote transparency where possible throughout our industry.

Reporting

We have voluntarily reported – openly and honestly - on our environmental and social performance since 1997.

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Online Sustainability Report 2014

Discover what we say about our approach to sustainable development in our online Sustainability Report 2014.

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Shell Downstream South Africa Social Investment

At Shell, we contribute skills and resources to society and community where we operate in.