Joint government-industry exercise to test and update the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

1 /1 Jun 2011 - Congo (RC) (Pointe Noire)
  • Type of activity: National exercise
  • Focus topic: Contingency Planning
  • Number of participants: 60
  • Host: Ministry of Merchant Navy (Ministère Délégué chargé de la Marine Marchande)
  • Objectives:
    • Train participants on the main components of the NOSCP: alert, evaluation, mobilisation and crisis management
    • Test the NOSCP by a full scale exercise organised by national authorities and oil companies
    • Train participants on claims and compensation from the full scale exercise elements
    • Develop recommendations to improve the NOSCP of Congo with feedback from participants and general recommendations to strengthen the national capabilities