National workshop on the implementation of the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

  • Date(s)
    4-7 Jun 2013
  • Location
    Togo (Lomé)


ActivityNational workshop
TopicContingency Planning, National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP)
Number of Participants34
HostMinistry of Environment and Forest resources


  • Create a technical working group to continue the implementation of the NOSCP by ensuring the development necessary operational tools such as sensitivity maps, dispersant use policy and other operational procedures
  • Carry out a national audit of available oil spill response equipment in Togo
  • Finalise ratification and implementation of relevant international Conventions such as OPRC 90, CLC 92 and FUND 92
  • Develop a national training and exercise programme
  • Establish cooperation agreements with Ghana and Benin