Baku to host int'l conference
Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 26 / Trend /
Baku will host an international conference "Initiatives of oil and gas companies of the Caspian countries on lower impact of climate changes - exchange of experience between regions" on November 30, SOCAR said.
The conference is organized by SOCAR, the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW econ GmbH) and the Global Gas Flaring Reduction Public-Private Partnership (GGFR).
A plan to reduce the emission of associated gas from SOCAR fields, the operating companies and joint ventures, prepared by SOCAR and GGFR will be presented.
The progress in the field of climate change will be discussed. The experience in oil and gas companies, ministries and organizations and NGOs of Azerbaijan and the Caspian countries will be exchanged. Over 120 delegates, representatives of 70 organizations, will attend the conference. The representatives of the World Bank, the Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety of Germany will also attend the conference.