Sub-regional workshop on liability and compensation

5 /7 Nov 2014 - Gabon (Libreville)
  • Type of activity: Sub-regional workshop
  • Countries invited: Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Togo
  • Focus topic: Liability and Compensation
  • Number of participants: 45
  • Host: Department of Environment and Nature Conservation (DGEPN)
  • Objectives:
    • Promote and build capacity for the ratification and implementation of the CLC, FUND, BUNKER and OPRC Conventions
    • Review actual cases of damage claims to provide information on compensation coverage by various instruments and how to develop and submit claims
    • Provide appropriate solutions regarding claims and development of national policies for effective compensation
    • Provide information on the role of organisations involved in liability and compensation, such as IOPC Funds, ITOPF and the P&I Clubs
  • Report: click here to download (Français)