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Karachaganak Petroleum Operating (KPO)

Headquarters in Kazakhstan

Karachaganak Petroleum Operating website: www.kpo.kz

The partners in KPO are BG Group, ENI, ChevronTexaco and Lukoil.

 

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Company response
28 September 2018

KPO response to Crude Accountability rejoinder

Author: Karachaganak Petroleum Operating BV (KPO)

...Although we feel that KPO has already expressed its position in our 27 July, 2018 communication, nevertheless, having reviewed the rejoinder issued by Crude Accountability, KPO would like to offer some additional comments...The results of KPO's...

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NGO rejoinder
25 September 2018

Crude Accountability rejoinder to responses by KPO, Eni, Shell & KazMunaiGas

Author: Crude Accountability

Note: This is an unofficial English translation of the original Russian rejoinder available at the link below...

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Company response
25 September 2018
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Author: Crude Accountability

...В ответ на утверждения КПО, что заявления Crude Accountability о причастности консорциума к отравлению детей, не имеют под собой основания и ни чем не подтверждены, обращаем внимание всех заинтересованных сторон на следующие факты, которые КПО...

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Article
31 July 2018

Children of Berezovka are diagnosed with toxic encephalopathy

Author: Crude Accountability

In March 2018, Albina Iskakova and Alina Kusmangaliyeva of Berezovka, Kazakhstan were examined at the Semashko Children’s Center for Diagnosis and Treatment...in Moscow, Russia. The girls underwent comprehensive medical consultations and diagnostic...

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Company response
31 July 2018

Eni response

Author: Eni

...Please note that the request in your last email should be directly addressed to KPO...

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Company response
31 July 2018

KPO response

Author: Karachaganak Petroleum Operating BV (KPO)

...KPO and Karachaganak Partners express our deepest concerns for the adults and children affected in November 2014.  At the same time, the Venture disagrees with allegations that Karachaganak Field Operation may have been the cause of illness of the...

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Article
30 July 2018

77 NGOs from 30 countries support Berezovka parents

Author: Crude Accountability

...[T]he Children or Oil? Coalition launched a letter writing campaign addressed to the companies responsible for poisoning children from the village of Berezovka, Kazakhstan on November 28, 2014. Parents of the affected children, environmentalists,...

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Story
30 July 2018

Kazakhstan: NGO says poisoning of children likely caused by toxic emissions from Karachaganak oil & gas field, operated by KPO consortium; includes company comments

On November 28, 2014, 25 children of Berezovka village simultaneously felt ill during school hours. They reported dizziness and suffered convulsions and loss of consciousness. According to prosecutors of the Western Kazakhstan Region, gas emissions...

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Story
23 February 2016

Amnesty Intl. report says UK's OECD National Contact Point is failing to hold companies to account over human rights abuses

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Report
5 February 2016

BRIEFING: Business & human rights challenges in Eastern Europe & Central Asia: Shrinking civic space threatens corporate accountability activists

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

This briefing highlights key business & human rights issues and developments in Eastern Europe & Central Asia from May 2014 through December 2015.  It provides examples of both positive and negative impacts companies’ operations are making on...

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