|Countries invited||Angola, Cabo Verde, Ghana, Liberia, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, The Gambia|
|Number of Participants||44|
|Host||Ministry of Works and Transport|
The workshop will provide delegates with:
- essential knowledge and skills to develop strategy and policy to implement an effective shoreline response (clean-up and assessment) within their respective countries;
- thorough understanding of the common challenges and complexities in implementing an effective shoreline response through undertaking a table-top exercise and field trip;
- and networking opportunities between delegates from the region to enhance regional cooperation and to stimulate a cooperative approach to oil spill preparedness and response.