Sub-regional workshop on the challenges related to Shoreline Clean-up and Waste Management in case of an oil spill

  • Date(s)
    16-18 Sep 2015
  • Location
    Gabon (Libreville)


ActivitySub-regional workshop
TopicWaste Management, Shoreline response
HostDirection Générale de l’Environnement (Gabon)
CountriesBenin, Congo, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon, Guinea, Madagascar, Mauritania, Senegal and Togo


The main objective of the workshop is to provide delegates with the essential knowledge and skills to manage effective shoreline clean-up and waste management operations within their countries. Delegates will focus upon topics which include:

  • How should Shoreline Clean-up and Waste Management fit into National Oil Spill Contingency Plans
  • Spill management and decision-making process
  • Waste Management and Shoreline Clean-up techniques

The event will gather delegates from 11 French-speaking countries of the region and from the Oil & Gas industry.