6th GI WACAF Regional Conference

16 /19 Nov 2015 - Ghana (Accra)
  • Type of activity: Regional conference
  • Countries: Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, The Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Namibia, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.
  • Host: Environmental Protection Agency of Ghana
  • Objectives:
    • Raise awareness on oil spill preparedness and response issues with an emphasis on the challenges in the region;
    • Facilitate information sharing and lessons learned in the region;
    • Review the progresses achieved since the last regional conference; and
    • Determine priority actions for the coming biennium 2016-2017 to strengthen oil spill response capability in the region.
  • Report: click here to download