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We have voluntarily reported on our environmental and social performance since 1997. Our sustainability reporting focuses on the challenges that most affect our business performance and matter most to our key stakeholders. Reporting in an honest and open way helps build trust, motivate staff, and improve our environmental and social performance.

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The Shell Sustainability Report 2013, published April 9, 2014, is our 17th report.

Shell has voluntarily reported on our environmental and social performance since 1997.

Shell, has invited an External Review Committee of independent experts to assess the content and the process of producing its Sust. Report.

We use the Global Reporting Initiative’s G3 guidelines for the Shell Sustainability Report 2013, our 2013 Annual Report and Form 20-F, and this website.

Royal Dutch Shell plc filed a Conflict Minerals Disclosure on Form SD for the year ended December 31, 2013 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

We use the IPIECA/API/OGP oil and gas industry guidance for our sustainability reporting.

Shell is helping governments to meet the United Nations Millennium Development goals. Its main contribution comes from the energy it produces.

Shell supports the UN Global Compact – an agreement with businesses to align activities with ten principles

The Shell General Business Principles and Code of Conduct guide the business and activities of Shell companies.

Read about our reporting in the Shell Sustainability Report 2013.