Fundamentals of Oil and Gas Governance

An LCPS-NRGI Course by the MENA Natural Resource Governance Hub

fundamentals-of-oilgas-governanceThe Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and the Lebanese Center for Policy Studies (LCPS) have teamed up to establish a policy hub that aims to support and build the capacities of civil society, journalists, and policymakers to improve the governance of the oil and gas sector for more sustainable development in the MENA region.

This year the hub is offering a course on natural resource governance to professionals from across the region to strengthen their understanding of the oil and gas sector and develop their skills to more effectively engage in policy advocacy, journalism, or other related fields.

Dr Carole Nakhle, Director of Crystol Energy, will be delivering lectures on the Fundamentals of Oil&Gas, Allocation of Rights and Fiscal Regimes during the course.

All those interested are encouraged to apply. Members of civil society and journalists, as well as academics, practitioners, and public officials in Iraq, Lebanon, Libya, and Tunisia are eligible for scholarships covering the cost of the course as well as round-trip tickets and accommodation.

Selected participants are invited to attend the course in Beirut, Lebanon from 23 November to 2 December 2016, as well as a regional conference on the oil and gas sector on Friday 2 December 2016.

Interested applicants are asked to submit their applications before Thursday 20 October 2016, either in English or in Arabic, to

Course Brochure (English-Arabic)

Application Form (English-Arabic)