Ipieca guidance

Ipieca guidance, sustainability reporting guidance for the oil and gas industry

Ipieca is the global oil and gas association dedicated to advancing environmental and social performance across the energy transition.

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AR – Annual Report 2023
CTAP – Climate Transition Action Plan and 2023 Progress Report
Website – Website
Module 2: Governance and business ethics (2020)
GOV-1: Governance and management systems - Governance approach
C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, A1, A2, A3, A4, A5, A6, A7AR, Website 
GOV-2: Governance and management systems - Management systems
C1, C2, C3, C4, A1, A2, A3, A4, A5AR, Website 
GOV-3: Business ethics and transparency - Preventing corruption
C1, C2, C3, C4, A1, A2, A4Website 
GOV-4: Business ethics and transparency - Transparency of payments to host governments
C1, C2, C3, C4, A2, A3, A4Website 
GOV-5: Business ethics and transparency - Public advocacy and lobbying
C1, C2, A1, A3Website 
Module 3: Climate change and energy (2020)
CCE-1: Climate strategy and risk - Climate governance and strategy
C1CTAP, Website 
C2, C3AR, CTAP, Website 
A2, A3, A4AR, CTAP 
CCE-2: Climate strategy and risk - Climate risk and opportunities
C1, C2, C3AR, CTAP, Website 
C4, A1, A2CTAP 
CCE-3: Technology - Lower-carbon technology
C1, C2, A1, A2, A3, A5, A8CTAP 
CCE-4: Emissions - Greenhouse gas emissions
C1, C2, C3, C4, A1, A2, A3, A7CTAP, Website 
CCE-5: Emissions - Methane emissions
C1, C2, A1, A2, A3, A4CTAP, Website 
CCE-6: Energy use
C1 Not reported
CCE-7: Flaring - Flared gas
C1, C3, C4, A3CTAP, Website 
C2 Not reported
Module 4: Environment (2020)
ENV-1: Water - Freshwater
C1, C2Website 
C3, C4, C5 Not reported
ENV-2: Water - Discharge to water
C2 Not applicable
ENV-3: Biodiversity - Biodiversity policy and strategy
C1, C2, C3Website 
ENV-4: Biodiversity - Protected and priority areas for biodiversity conservation
C1 Not reported
ENV-5: Air emissions - Emissions to air
C1, C2Website 
ENV-6: Spills to the environment
C1, C2, C4Website 
C3 Not applicable
ENV-7: Material management
C1, C2, C3Website 
ENV-8: Decommissioning
C1, C2, A1, A2Website 
Module 5: Safety, health and security (2020)
SHS-1: Workforce protection - Safety, health and security engagement
C1, C2, C3Website 
SHS-2: Workforce protection - Workforce and community health
C1, C2, C3Website 
SHS-3: Workforce protection - Occupational injury and illness incidents
C1, C2, C3, C4Website 
SHS-4: Workforce protection - Transport safety
C1, C2, C3 Not applicable
SHS-5: Product health, safety and environmental risk - Product stewardship
C1, C2, C3 Not applicable
SHS-6: Process safety
C1, C2, C3Website 
SHS-7: Security - Security risk management
C1, C2 Not applicable
Module 6: Social (2020)
SOC-1: Human rights management - Human rights due diligence
C1, C2, C3, C5, A1, A2, A3Website 
C4 Not reported
SOC-2: Human rights management - Suppliers and human rights management
C1, C2, A1, A3, A4Website 
SOC-3: Human rights management - Security and human rights
C1, C2, C3, A1Website 
SOC-4: Labour practices - Site-based labour practices and worker accommodation
C1, C2, C3 Not reported
SOC-5: Labour practices - Workforce diversity and inclusion
C1, C2, C3, A1, A2, A4Website 
SOC-6: Labour practices - Workforce engagement
C1, C2, A1, A2, A4Website 
SOC-7: Labour practices - Workforce training and development
C1, C2, A1, A2Website 
SOC-8: Labour practices - Workforce non-retaliation and grievance mechanisms
C1, A2Website 
SOC-9: Community engagement - Local community impacts and engagement
C1, C2, C3, A1, A2Website 
SOC-10: Community engagement - Engagement with Indigenous peoples
C1, A1, A2Website 
SOC-11: Community engagement - Land acquisition and involuntary resettlement
C1 Not applicable
SOC-12: Community engagement - Community grievance mechanisms
C1, C2, A1, A3Website 
SOC-13: Community engagement - Social investment
C1, C2, A1, A3, A5Website 
SOC-14: Local content - Local procurement and supplier development
C1, A1, A2, A3, A5, A6, A7, A8Website 
SOC-15: Local content - Local hiring practices
C1 Not reported
A1, A2, A3Website