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National Management of Petroleum Resources

31 May - 11 June 2021 in Stavanger, Norway  (New dates)


PETRAD offers a two weeks course “National Management of Petroleum Resources”, on 31 May - 11 June 2021 in Stavanger, Norway. The course aims at enhancing the participants’ insight of the requirements for managing the petroleum sector of a nation, in terms of the context, process and content of effective resource management. They shall emerge from the course better equipped to contribute to this process.   Read more...

Application of UNFC for Resource Management

19th April 2020 in Geneva, Switzerland

The course has to be postponed to a date to be announced, due to the Corona COVID-19 virus pandemic. 

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 course had to be postponed due to the Corona virus pandemic. Our intent is to set a new date for the course once the virus situation has normalized, and to re-admit the same participants as had been admitted to the course in March.   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 ... 

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