Protecting our employees and safeguarding our facilities in high-risk areas, ensuring respect for human rights.
We are present in 34 countries, and we operate in sensitive areas that make the corporate security role essential for our company’s multiple activities.
The strategic importance of energy sector infrastructures exposes them to the risks inherent in terrorism or those arising from military conflicts. They must therefore be protected in collaboration with private security companies and public security forces.
Since December 2013, we have been members of the international Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights Initiative (VPSHR), which aims to ensure the security of operations in high-risk areas and conflict zones through work procedures that respect human rights.
Some of the actions we carry out in the framework of the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VPSHR) are:
More information in the Annual Report on the Implementation of the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights |PDF| 225 KB.
How we do it
Committed to human rights
Under our Human Rights and Community Relations Policy, we express our commitment to human rights due diligence and to building strong relationships with communities in our area of influence.
We are committed to protecting the Company’s people, interests and assets.
Under the Tangible and Intangible Assets Protection Policy and the Corporate Security Management Company Standard, we are committed to protecting the Company's people, interests and assets. In addition, we establish the principles that will guide corporate security activity while respecting human rights and regulating the use of weapons in the surveillance and protection of people.
We adopt specific security measures and select the right suppliers
Corporate security management reinforces the confidence of our employees and their environment. We ensure the ability to respond to unforeseeable situations, which is essential when managing security risks. To this end, we adopt measures in line with the situation of the places where we operate and develop procedures that guarantee the integrity of people and facilities, while respecting human rights.