National workshop to update the National Oil Spill Contingency Plan and develop an atlas of sensitivity maps

  • Date(s)
    21-25 Apr 2014
  • Location
    Sao Tome and Principe (Sao-Tomé)


ActivityNational workshop
TopicContingency Planning, Sensitivity Mapping, National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP)
Number of Participants36
HostDirectorate General for Environment (Direcção Geral do Ambiente)


  • Improve knowledge and technics of oil spill response
  • Train participants on the legal framework of oil spill preparedness and response
  • Strengthen cooperation between the Government and oil industries
  • Review and update the National Action Plan for submission to the Government