BULUNGAN– PT Pertamina EP (PEP) Bunyu Field successfully received the Benuanta Award 2023 from the Bulungan Regency government for two PEP Bunyu Field CSR programs which have supported regional government programs in the health and infrastructure sectors. The Regent of Bulungan, Syarwandi gave the award directly in November 2023 in Tanjung Selor, North Kalimantan.
Bunyu Field Senior Manager Andry Sehang welcomed the award received and explained Pertamina EP Bunyu Field's commitment to supporting Bulungan Regency Government programs through the Company's CSR programs.
"Our CSR program, Movement to Gerakan Tolong Masyarakat Sanitasi Tuntas (Gentong Mas Santun), succeeded in becoming Best Category I in the Infrastructure sector in Bunyu District. "This program is a solution for basic sanitation facilities in homes in swamp areas in the Bunyu area," explained Andry.
According to Andry, the Gentong Mas Santun Program is in line with the Company's efforts to support the achievement of sustainable development goals or Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), especially goal 3 on healthy and prosperous living, goal 6 on clean water and adequate sanitation, and goal 9 on infrastructure, industry, and innovation.
Meanwhile, the Stunting Protected Family Program (Ketinting) won Best Category III in the health sector in Bunyu District and Tanjung Selor District.
"The Ketinting Program is a health program to prevent and handle cases of stunting risk in Bulungan Regency. Through supplementary feeding (PMT) for babies and toddlers who have the risk of stunting. "This program contributes to the fulfillment of Sustainable Development Goal 3," explained Andry.
PT Pertamina Hulu Indonesia Communication Relations & CID Manager Dony Indrawan explained the commitment of PHI, subsidiaries, and affiliates operating in the Kalimantan region, including PEP Bunyu Field, to collaborate with all stakeholders, especially the community and government in carrying out innovative and capable CSR programs creating benefits and value that are enjoyed together (creating shared value).
"We are grateful that the collaboration we have carried out in the company's CSR program has received recognition by receiving the Benuanta Award, the highest award in the CSR field from the Bulungan Regency Government," said Dony.
He stated that the achievements of the Company's CSR programs stem from its collaborative efforts with various stakeholders. "We believe that a harmonious relationship with society and the environment will support the success and sustainability of the Company's business," he concluded.
PT Pertamina EP (PEP) Bunyu Field is part of the Pertamina Regional 3 Upstream Subholding, led by PHI. In carrying out the management of upstream oil and gas operations and businesses by Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, PEP Tarakan Field, with other PHI subsidiaries and affiliates, carries out innovative Corporate Social Responsibility programs in the fields of Economy, Education, Health, Environment, Infrastructure, and Disaster Response to support sustainable community empowerment and achieving Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs). PHI's headquarters is in Jakarta. More information about PHI is available at https://phi.pertamina.com.