2003 Sustainability Report

Participant
Published
  • 2004/11/17
Time period
  • January 2003  –  December 2003
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Description
  • Nexen produces an annual Sustainability Report which highlights our safety, environment and social responsibility performance. Our 2003
    report, Making the Link, demonstrates how the way we do business links us to a sustainable future.

    Nexen''s report:
    -- notes that the Global Compact guides our public reporting (page 7);
    -- references our participation in the June 2004 Leaders Summit in June 2004 (page 32);
    -- provides details on our important water supply/sanitation project in Yemen, the first Global Compact project in the Arab world (page 15)

    The report also contains a description of action taken to implement the Global Compact in the following sections:
    -- Human Rights Protection, pages 31 and 32;
    -- Labour Practices on pages 28 and 29;
    -- Environmental Protection pages 14 through 22;
    -- Anti-Corruption, page 8

Principles covered
  • Principle 1 - Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights
  • Principle 2 - Make sure that they are not complicit in human rights abuses
  • Principle 3 - Businesses should uphold freedom of association & effective recognition of the right to collective bargaining
  • Principle 4 - The elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour
  • Principle 5 - The effective abolition of child labour
  • Principle 6 - Eliminate discrimination in respect of employment and occupation
  • Principle 7 - Businesses should support a precautionary approach to environmental challenges
  • Principle 8 - Undertake initiatives to promote greater environmental responsibility
  • Principle 9 - Encourage the development and diffusion of environmentally friendly technologies
  • Principle 10 - Businesses should work against all forms of corruption, including extortion and bribery
Languages
  • English