GI WACAF Project Launch

  • Date(s)
    24-28 Apr 2006
  • Location
    Gabon (Libreville)


Countries invitedAngola, Benin, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Mauritania, Namibia, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, The Gambia
ActivityRegional conference
Number of Participants90
HostGovernment of Gabon


  • Give a clear understanding of the GI WACAF Project to the stakeholders
  • Emphasise and engender government and industry commitment to the Project
  • Develop national and regional network for oil pollution preparedness, response and co-operation
  • Set context with other regional initiatives related to the protection of the marine and coastal environment