National workshop for the development of a national system for prevention, preparedness and response to oil spills

  • Date(s)
    19-22 Jun 2018
  • Location
    Guinea-Bissau (Bissau)


ActivityNational workshop
TopicContingency Planning
Number of Participants25
HostSecretary of State for Environment and Sustainable Development


The main outcomes of the workshop will be:

  • the drafting of documents (instruments of ratification, laws, decrees, regulations etc.) to ratify relevant IMO conventions and implement them into national law as well as to clarify responsibilities; and
  • the initialization of a national oil spill contingency plan