Society and Community
Socially Responsible Operation Information
In order to operate in a responsible manner, Ecopetrol sets itself the aim to:
Carry out all activities with social and environmental responsibility
In addition to strict legal compliance in relation to social and environmental matters, Ecopetrol must ensure compliance with international standards as well as its own, which apply to the activities it performs. Thus, work is done in Ecopetrol to:
Comply with applicable legal obligations and international standards of conduct.
Seek the continuous improvement of its processes, adopting the highest operational standards and best industry practices.
Identify and monitor social and environmental impacts and manage them with a precautionary approach.
Evaluate and consider social and environmental impacts within the investment analysis and planning of new business, projects and activities.
Ensure the quality of the social content of Environmental Assessments.
Establish formal and efficient mechanisms to prevent and manage social and environmental contingencies arising from the operation.