Trans-boundary exercise to test the lines of communication in case of an oil spill

16 /17 Mar 2015 - Nigeria (Abuja)
  • Type of activity : Trans-boundary exercise
  • Countries invited : Nigeria and Cameroon
  • Topic : Trans-boundary issues
  • Number of participants : 70
  • Host : National Oil Spill Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA)
  • Objectives :
    • Establish lines of communication between Nigeria and Cameroon in the case of a trans-boundary oil spill incident as well as test and practice communication procedures
    • Test the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan of the respective countries in the case of a trans-boundary oil spill incident
    • Test different mechanisms for requests for assistance and allocation of international resources
  • Report: click here to download