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NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON OIL SPILL CONTINGENCY PLANNING - DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Location

Dominican Republic, Actual dates and place to be confirmed

Activity

The National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP) is one of the foundations for an effective and sustainable oil spill preparedness and response framework. The workshop, to be coordinated by RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe, aims to assist in the review and finalization of the NOSCP in Dominican Republic which is currently in draft form, yet to be approved. In collaboration with key government agencies and stakeholders involved in responding to oil
pollution incidents, the workshop will also aim to clarify roles and responsibilities during the response to an oil spills and develop an action plan to facilitate the development of an effective national oil spill preparedness and response framework.

Dates

July 13 - 16, 2020

Report

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    NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON OIL SPILL CONTINGENCY PLANNING - NICARAGUA

    Location

    Nicaragua, Actual dates and place to be confirmed

    Activity

    The National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP) is one of the foundations for an effective and sustainable oil spill preparedness and response framework. The workshop, to be coordinated by RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe, aims to assist in the review and finalization of the NOSCP in Nicaragua which is currently in draft form, yet to be approved. In collaboration with key government agencies and stakeholders involved in responding to oil pollution incidents, the workshop will also aim to clarify roles and responsibilities during the response to an oil spills and develop an action plan to facilitate the development of an effective national oil spill preparedness and response framework.

    Dates

    September 07 - 10, 2020

    Report

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      NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON OIL SPILL CONTINGENCY PLANNING - GRENADA

      Location

      Grenada, Actual dates and place to be confirmed

      Activity

      The National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP) is one of the foundations for an effective and sustainable oil spill preparedness and response framework. The workshop, to be coordinated by RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe, aims to answer the request for assistance on the NOSCP made by Grenada during the Regional Senior Maritime Administrators workshop held in early 2019. In collaboration with key government agencies and stakeholders involved in responding to oil pollution incidents, the workshop will also aim to clarify roles and responsibilities during the response to an oil spills and develop an action plan to facilitate the development of an effective national oil spill preparedness and response framework.

      Dates

      October 19 - 22, 2020

      Report

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        NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON RATIFICATION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF THE AFS CONVENTION

        Location

        Cuba, Actual dates and place to be confirmed

        Activity

        Following up on a regional workshop on the AFS Convention that was organized in Trinidad and Tobago from 20 to 22 June 2018, Cuba undertook significant follow-up action towards disseminating the knowledge obtained through the workshop on all aspects of the AFS Convention throughout the various port authorities across the country. In support of this initiative, this workshop is aimed at assisting Cuba to ratify and, subsequently, effectively implement and enforce the international Convention on the Control of Harmful Anti-fouling Systems on ships, 2001 (AFS Convention).

        Dates

        November 17 - 18, 2020

        Report

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          SUB-REGIONAL WORKSHOP ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF EFFECTIVE NATIONAL FRAMEWORKS FOR PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE TO OIL SPILLS - ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

          Location

          Antigua and Barbuda, Actual dates and place to be confirmed

          Activity

          Participating countries: Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Barbados, Dominica, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.

          Description: Over the last two years RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe has done significant work assisting countries with revisions of their NOSCP and this workshop is planned to help to further progress these efforts and encourage the finalization of these plans throughout the region. Given the scope of the work to be undertaken, this workshop will be preceded by a series of preparatory meetings held remotely to outline and discuss the work to be undertaken prior to the meeting to facilitate a tangible outcome. This workshop will also aide in gathering data for a regional risk and needs assessment that will form the basis of a longer-term strategic plan for RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe to effectively target the priority capacity building needs in the region.

          Dates

          December 07 - 10, 2020

          Report

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