National workshop and exercise to test and update the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

  • Date(s)
    30 Jun - 4 Jul 2013
  • Location
    Mauritania (Nouakchott)


ActivityNational workshop, National exercise
TopicContingency Planning, National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP)
Number of Participants72
HostMinistry of Fisheries and Maritime Economy


  • Improve the knowledge of national private and public capacities in terms of oil spill preparedness
  • Present main techniques and strategies to implement offshore as well as onshore in case of marine oil spills
  • Strengthen the cooperation between the national Government and oil industries
  • Review and update the NOSCP