The goal of Naftogaz Group in the field of sustainable development and corporate social responsibility is to use today’s resources for the needs of future generations and systematic activities aimed at developing and supporting communities. We strive to become a partner of choice for our customers, a reliable employer for our workers, as well as a sustainable business for communities not only in our regions of presence, but also in Ukraine as a whole. We want to become the sustainability leader among companies. Naftogaz Group is a member of the UN Global Compact Network, shares its principles and chooses the priority goals of sustainable development in the field of corporate social responsibility.
We produce hydrocarbons in 11 regions of Ukraine in more than 240 communities.
For 9 months of 2021, the consolidated budget of Ukraine received UAH 24.6 billion in rental payments from Ukrgasvydobuvannya, UAH 1.23 billion of which went directly to the budgets of communities and regions where the company produces gas.
From 2015 to 2020, the Company allocated UAH 250 million to 181 social and infrastructure projects. Key projects of recent years include: construction of playgrounds, improving the safety of villages, expanding the infrastructure of educational institutions, assistance to hospitals.
In early 2021, JSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya announced a grant competition “Energy for Development”, aimed at supporting social initiatives of communities. The winners of the competition were 50 projects from 11 regions of Ukraine. Each winner received UAH 100,000 to implement a project aimed at improving life in the community. In the autumn of 2021, the second stage of the “Energy for Development” grant competition was held for communities located at Yuzivska area.