The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is a global Standard to promote the open and accountable management of natural resources. EITI is currently being implemented in 57 countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Uganda was admitted to the EITI in August 2020.The basis of Uganda’s admission was the submission of a candidacy application, […]
Uganda’s Oil and Gas (O&G) sector has transitioned from having only exploration, to new exploration and preparation of the discovered oil fields for production (development). The developments also include putting in place infrastructure for both commercialization of the discovered 6.5 billion barrels of Oil and Gas developments in the sector. The Final Investment Decision( FID) […]
The East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition(EAPCE) is held once every two years. EAPCE provides a platform for dialogue between Oil and Gas industry players in East Africa and globally to highlight the investment potential of the region. This year’s edition, the 10th, EAPCE will be held in Uganda on 9th to 11th May 2023. […]
10th Edition of the East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition (EAPCE’23) scheduled for 9th to 11th May, 2023 at Serena Hotel in Kampala, Uganda “Uganda is proud and honoured to host the 10th Edition of EAPCE. The Conference aims at showcasing the East African Community (EAC) as a destination of choice for oil and […]
The National Oil and Gas Policy for Uganda, 2008 describes the Country’s aspirations for national participation in the Oil and Gas Sector. Specifically, Objectives 7 and 8 of the Policy call for optimum national participation in oil and gas activities and support the development and maintenance of national skills and expertise”. The Petroleum (Exploration, Development, […]
EDITOR’S NOTE Oil and Gas Resources are Vital for Uganda’s Energy Mix Despite the need to address the climate change and the discussion on the energy transition, oil and gas resources remain significant in the energy mix. The conservation must be deepened and in tune with the African context. Uganda’s position is clear. Oil and […]
The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) hosted the 3rd Annual National Content Conference , under the theme “Creating Lasting Value through Enhanced National Participation to Accelerate Uganda’s Socio-Economic Transformation’ was held on 28th and 29th June 2022. Follow this link to download the presentations from the conference.