Sub-regional workshop on International cooperation and Incident Management System

  • Date(s)
    22-24 Oct 2012
  • Location
    Namibia (Walvis Bay)

Information

Countries invitedAngola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa
ActivitySub-regional workshop
TopicInternational cooperation, Incident Management System (IMS)
Number of Participants29
HostMinistry of Works and Transport

Objectives

  • Explore the possibility to develop the Oil Spill Risk Assessment (OSRA) initiative in collaboration with the main stakeholders of the sub-region
  • Facilitate information sharing and lessons learned as a cooperation initiative to increase the level of preparedness to oil spills in the sub-region
  • Present the IMO guidance on the implementation of an Incident Management System (IMS) and discuss the implementation of IMS in the sub-region