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Contributing to Capacity Development

Application of UNFC for Resource Management

19th April 2020 in Geneva, Switzerland

PETRAD offers a one-day course “Application of UNFC for Resource Management”, in Geneva Sunday 19th April 2020 in conjunction with the UNECE Resource Management Week 2020 on the day before the Resource Management Week starts. The course will be a review of the basics of the UNFC for newcomers to classification and the Expert Group. Resource inventories is a premise for formulating policies and for Government resource management. It is also the basis on which industry conducts its business and capital is allocated. In this course, we focus on the application of the UNFC as updated in 2019.  Read more...

Responsible Petroleum Management: 3 weeks course

Stavanger, March 16th - April 3rd, 2020

The 'Oil for Development' programme (OfD) and Petrad offer a course on Responsible Petroleum Management for civil servants of countries participating in the OfD programme.  Read more ..... 

Civil society and the petroleum sector: Agents for transparency and accountability

November 25th – December 5th, 2019, in Stavanger and Oslo, Norway

On behalf of Norway’s Oil for Development programme, Petrad will organise an extended workshop on the petroleum sector and issues of transparency and accountability. The event is intended for persons engaged in Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) in partner countries of the Oil for Development programme.  Read more ... 

The Petrad 2-weeks course "National Management of Petroleum Resources"

The course was successfully executed during March 11th - 22nd, 2019, with participants from 7 countries: Bangladesh, Gambia, Ghana, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Suriname and Uganda. This is an advanced course in the management of petroleum resources as interactions between state authorities and commercial enterprises. Read more about the course here. We intend to hold the course again in the 3rd quarter, 2020.  You can submit an expression of interest here.


PETRAD training catalogue (will be updated in March 2020)