Sub-regional workshop on liability and compensation

  • Date(s)
    5-7 Nov 2014
  • Location
    Gabon (Libreville)


Countries invitedCongo, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Togo
ActivitySub-regional workshop
TopicLiability and Compensation
Number of Participants45
HostDepartment of Environment and Nature Conservation (DGEPN)


  • Promote and build capacity for the ratification and implementation of the CLC, FUND, BUNKER and OPRC Conventions
  • Review actual cases of damage claims to provide information on compensation coverage by various instruments and how to develop and submit claims
  • Provide appropriate solutions regarding claims and development of national policies for effective compensation
  • Provide information on the role of organisations involved in liability and compensation, such as IOPC Funds, ITOPF and the P&I Clubs