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Repsol Peru reaches full compensation agreements with more than 6,000 affected people

By December 18, 2022January 10th, 2023Committed to remediation

Lima, December 18, 2022 The Pampilla refinery continues to make progress in the process of compensating the people impacted by the spill in Ventanilla, having signed agreements with more than 6,000 persons carrying out different economic activities. They represent 60% of the Single Registry of Affected Person. It is important to point out that more than 1,600 of them are artisanal fishermen from the impacted districts: Ventanilla, Ancón, Chancay, Aucallama, and Santa Rosa.

The company reconfirms its commitment to compensate the affected persons during the entire period that economic activities may be prohibited in the impacted areas.

The company´s efforts will continue to focus on compensating the approximately 10,300 people included in the registry prepared by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers (PCM) and INDECI.

The agreements are made after a process of dialogue with each person and respond to the identification of the degree of affectation per family, through a process that follows the guidelines established by the United Nations.

The company urges the authorities to reinitiate economic activities in the area as soon as possible.

Upon completion of the compensation process with all those affected, the company will focus on carrying out long-term productive projects that will help improve the quality of life of the families in the five affected districts.

The company's commitment is long-term.