EWS alert published for Lukoil Shah Deniz II


An Early Warning System Alert has been published with Crude Accountability for the Lukoil Shah Deniz Stage II project, co-financed by the EBRD and ADB through loans amounting to 1 billion USD. The project supports the construction and expansion of Shah Deniz, an offshore gas exploration project and associated pipelines in Azerbaijan. Among others, the project endangers the rights of internally displaced peoples fleeing the Nagorno Karabakh conflict, labor rights, and the right to food and water. This project is currently active and received additional financing in July 2017. Read the analysis here.