National workshop to review the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

  • Date(s)
    5-9 Aug 2013
  • Location
    Sierra Leone (Freetown)


ActivityNational workshop
TopicContingency Planning, National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP)
Number of Participants41
HostSierra Leone Maritime Administration


  • Deliver an OPRC Level 3 training course in order to provide a broad range of technical information to the participants
  • Review the NOSCP drafted in 1994, in order to consider amendments that need to be introduced in order to ensure that the Plan reflects the current and future situation in Sierra Leone
  • Provide training on the development of coastal sensitivity maps
  • Agree to a Plan of Action for the drafting, finalising and implementation of a revised NOSCP, based on the findings of the workshop