Report Section: Strengthening Communities

Protecting Human Rights

Protecting Human Rights

Williams is committed to maintaining a business culture that respects internationally recognized human rights and prevents human rights infringements throughout our business actions. Our human rights commitment extends to our supply chain, whereby we expect our suppliers to honor our Core Values related to freely chosen employment, working hours, respect in the workplace, wages and […]

Indigenous People

Indigenous People

Our understanding of different cultures, traditions and beliefs is integral for continued ethical and responsible growth. We invest our time into building understanding with Indigenous Peoples in the areas of our operations and respect the tribal sovereignty of the federally recognized tribes in the U.S. Our goal is to build trust through open communication and […]

Landowner Relations

Landowner Relations

As natural gas demand grows, we must periodically expand existing facilities or build new assets across our energy infrastructure systems that span 26 states. Our ability to reliably supply clean energy is, in part, due to the strong, long-term collaborations we have with more than 110,000 landowners. We work to maintain successful relationships with landowners […]

Community Investment

Community Investment

Active involvement in the communities where our employees live and work is at the heart of Williams’ company culture. As local communities demand reliable, low-cost, low-carbon energy, Williams will be there to listen to the needs of our neighbors and provide support through strategic initiatives designed to make a difference. Corporate Giving In 2021, we […]

Community Relations

Community Relations

Williams strives to be an exceptional member of the local communities where we live and work. We actively engage with a variety of community stakeholders, from local business owners and community leaders to public officials and nongovernmental organizations. Williams focuses on open dialogue and proactive partnerships with community members. Williams defines stakeholder engagement as activities […]

Supply Chain Management & Responsible Procurement

Supply Chain Management & Responsible Procurement

Our suppliers and contractors are essential to execute on our commitment to safely and reliably deliver natural gas products that help fuel the clean energy economy. Williams utilizes a tiered supplier relationship management process to segment suppliers into categories, enabling our enterprise to direct our spend through a supplier base defined by categorical strategy. Critical […]