Ethics & Human Rights

Africa Oil conducts its business in an honest and ethical manner reflecting the highest standards of integrity and in compliance with the relevant laws and regulations applicable to it. The company does not offer or give, request or receive, any bribe of any description or value to obtain or retain business or to reward the improper performance of duties.

Ethics Policy

Employees must avoid conflicts of interest between their private activities and their part in the conduct of company business. Employees must also declare any potential conflicts of interest.

Human Rights Policy

Africa Oil supports and respects the protection of internationally recognized human rights. We promote adherence to and respect for human rights principles in our areas of operation and will not be complicit in human rights abuses.

Africa Oil will therefore:

  • Include consideration of human rights issues in our Social Impact Assessment work.
  • Develop a community grievance mechanism that is accessible, responsive, safe, transparent, and predictable.
  • Africa Oil will seek to advance best practice with host governments, partners, contractors and security providers.

Full text of the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics is available at: