Regional policy and development of local communities

RUB 3,966 mn Investment in social activities in 2015

Gazprom Neft is heavily involved in the socioeconomic development of the regions where it operates. The company contributes to regional development as an employer, taxpayer, business entity, social investor and a partner of the government and the public in the resolution of priority regional objectives.

In its interaction with the regions, the Company bases its activities on the principles of social responsibility and sustainable development. The top priorities of Gazprom Neft’s regional policy are to contribute to the prosperity of the regions, improve the quality of life and expand opportunities for the personal fulfilment of local residents. In its efforts to meet these objectives, the Company actively develops cooperation with all stakeholders.

Main tools used to implement Gazprom Neft’s regional policy:

  • agreements on socioeconomic cooperation with the authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and municipalities;
  • internal social projects;
  • targeted corporate philanthropy;
  • corporate volunteering;
  • grant contests.