Sub-regional workshop on Dispersant use policies

  • Date(s)
    22-24 Jun 2011
  • Location
    Ghana (Accra)


Countries invitedAngola, Benin, Cameroon, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Namibia, Nigeria, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, Togo
ActivitySub-regional workshop
Number of Participants33
HostInterim Guinea Current Commission and the Guinea Current Large Marine Ecosystem Project (IGCC/GCLME)


  • Present and discuss recent developments in dispersant use
  • Present and discuss the results from specific dispersant-related research projects addressing the use of dispersant within the context of national policies
  • Examine the possibility of developing a regional policy for dispersants use and ways of harmonising national policies to support it.