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We are committed to delivering energy responsibly and safely, preventing harm to our employees, contractors, local communities and the environment.

Sharing progress and prospects with stakeholders in Tanzania

One of our major annual events is the Stakeholders Roundtable discussion which took place in June 2019. The discussions mainly focused around the impact of Climate Change on gas and LNG development.

Working together to improve local health care facilities

Health care in Tanzania has improved dramatically in recent years, but challenges remain.

Minimizing social impact through robust stakeholder consultation efforts

Located in Southern Tanzania and close to BG Block 4, Mafia Island is renowned for its commercial fishing, diving and snorkeling activities. Minimizing environmental and social impact was critical to ensure the successful delivery of a drilling campaign.

Keeping in touch with our alumni network

BG Tanzania’s Social Investment (SI) strategy supports the development of technical and professional skills which will encourage direct and indirect employment opportunities in the oil and gas sector.

Education is an opportunity, says Shell Tanzania

Recently, Shell Tanzania organized its first Annual Shell sponsored alumni gathering at the Serena Hotel in Dar Es Salaam, which gave everybody an opportunity to share experiences, after completing their courses.

Eric Chonjo: The ebony tree seedling that sprouted an entrepreneurial spirit

Eric Chonjo, the CEO of Eco Homes Tanzania recently gave a talk to a group of postgraduate students sponsored by Shell Tanzania. He talked about his experience as an employee and as an ambitious businessman. He later talked to this writer.

How a Shell Tanzania alumni reaps from self employment


Wilbard Gandu who comes from Mkuu Division, Rombo District in Kilimanjaro Region is an example of a graduate from a higher learning institution who is self employed after exploiting his talents to start an income generating project in Dar es Salaam.


Shell’s Net Carbon Footprint ambition is our plan to contribute to the global effort to tackle climate change and meet the goal of the Paris Agreement.

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