The Company’s education support activities in the regions are aimed primarily at solving the lack of capacity in daycare facilities and the poor quality of their equipment.
In 2013, the Childhood Planet daycare facility was commissioned in the town of Khanty-Mansiysk. 20% of places were allocated to the children of Gazprom Neft-Khantos’ employees.
The Company assisted with the construction of two more daycare facilities started with the support of the Company – in the villages of Mezhdurechye (Omsk Region) and Ust-Kara (Nenets Autonomous District). Their opening is scheduled for 2014 and 2015.
In the reporting year, the Company actively developed its New Horizons initiatives in the Orenburg and Omsk regions. The Company’s efforts have helped with the renovation of schools, daycare facilities and recreation centres. In 2013, Gazprom Neft contributed to the repair of schools in the villages of Mryasovo, Platovka and Berdyanka (Orenburg Region), and school grounds in the villages of Verkhnyaya Platovka, Karavanny, Mamalaevka and Perevolotsky of the Omsk Region were improved. The Company provided further support to chemical classrooms that had been previously established in municipal schools in Omsk.