Leaders from some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies, including BP Plc, Exxon Mobil Corp. and Saudi Aramco, pledged in an open letter continued efforts toward climate change initiatives despite facing challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The open letter, which was issued and signed by the CEOs of all the member companies of the Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) on May 26, stated that the unprecedented challenges has sharpened their focus on “what really matters.”

“Our immediate priority, as CEOs, is to do everything we can so that our people and communities are safe and capable of confronting the pandemic effectively,” the group stated in the letter. “We will work to help the world recover from the economic shock of this crisis that has undoubtedly hit some more than others yet impacts us all.”

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