Togo. Technical assistance for the procurement of oil spill response equipment and development of a training & exercise program.

  • Date(s)
    28 Feb - 4 Mar 2022
  • Location


ActivityPreparatory mission
TopicOil spill response equipment


This activity aims at providing technical assistance to the Togolese Authorities to:

  • conduct an initial simple assessment of oil spill risk in Togo, and review of response tactics,
  • define needs in terms of spill response equipment to be able to initiate the response to and mitigate the impacts of marine spills,
  • develop an action plan regarding equipment purchase, storage and maintenance,
  • outline a training programs for operators of equipment,
  • draft the technical aspects of the Terms of Reference (for a purchasing process),
  • identify possible changes, incurred by the procurement of this spill response equipment, to the national response plan (or “Plan POLMAR”).