Out of the 17 SDGs, we have identified eight where we believe our business has the greatest direct impact within the areas of climate and energy, safety, people, local content and responsible business.
These areas are at the core of our sustainability efforts.
Part of a vital industry
Oil and gas is an integrated part of modern society
Oil and gas is a vital industry that supports job creation, economic growth and development in many local communities.
As seen to the right, products derived from oil and gas are instrumental to help meet crucial needs through a wide range of uses.
Sustainability Highlights 2019
Governance and Policies
- UN Global Compact membership
- Universal Declaration of Human Rights
- Fundamental labour conventions of the ILO
- Support to the Paris Climate Agreement
The Board of Directors is the highest authority on sustainability in Maersk Drilling. In April 2019, a Safety and Sustainability Board Committee was established to oversee safety and sustainability issues and progress across the company. The committee is currently comprised of the Chairman of the Board and two other board members.
Maersk Drilling’s Executive Leadership Team holds the operational responsibility for our sustainability performance with specialist support from dedicated working groups.