Tenth Oil Spill Response Officers' Meeting
The Tenth OSRO Meeting- 4th March 2019 to 6th March 2019

The Tenth MEMAC’s Oil Spill Response Officers (OSRO) Annual Meeting convened in Muscat, the Sultanate of Oman in cooperation with the Ministry of Environment and Climate Affairs (MECA) held from the 4th – 6th of March 2019.

The Annual Meeting aiming to revise, highlight and update all the National and Regional Contingency Plans and related activities to raise the preparedness level of the Region toward the Oil and Chemical spills within the ROPME Sea Area (RSA). Accordingly the Meeting followed up all the ROPME council decisions and the execution level of the implementation.

Furthermore, Capt. Dr. A M. Al-Janahi, Director of MEMAC, declared that MEMAC centre is following the activities in the Region on a regular basis, especially the number, type, and size of ships. Since the ROPME Sea Area is considered being a special marine area under the IMO resolution (56/168) for the special zone in 2008.

Start Date:

Monday, March 04 2019

End Date:

Wednesday, March 06 2019