NOCAL Plans Nationwide Stakeholder Consultation on Oil Policy Development: Holds High-Level Media Workshop
The National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) will shortly embark on a month long nationwide stakeholder consultation from August 1-30. According to a NOCAL dispatch, the move is aimed at capturing the aspirations, views and concerns of the general citizenry on the policy development of the country’s emerging hydrocarbon and energy sector.
Comments and suggestions or proposals generated from the consultation will be presented to the Hydrocarbon Technical Committee (HTC) principals for consideration before submitting the policy to the cabinet. Meanwhile, in an effort to update journalists and bring them up with speed on the evolving oil sector and the upcoming nationwide stakeholder consultation, the National Oil Company of Liberia will today Monday, July 30th, 2012 hold a workshop for the media. The workshop is also intended to broaden the perspective of media personnel and executives about Liberia’s hydrocarbon sector and efforts being made by NOCAL to adopt policies that would safeguard the sector.