The 10th East African Petroleum Conference and Exhibition 2023 (EAPCE’23)

   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 […]

Upstream National Content Guidelines for Uganda’s oil and gas sector

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, […]

The Barrel, Vol 2, Issue 1

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 […]

Presentations from the 3rd Annual National Content Conference

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.

The Third Annual National Content Conference Bulletin

The PAU holds annual National Content Conferences that bring together players in the private and government sectors  within the oil and gas industry to discuss strategies to harness national participation. This year’s conference is the first conference after the Final Investment Decision was taken by the licensed International Oil Companies (IOCs) and first after the […]

The PAU Newsletter, Vol 1, Issue 4

EDITOR’S NOTE: The Final Investment Decision (FID): What next for Uganda’s Oil Journey The announcement of the Final Investment Decision (FID) for Uganda’s Oil and Gas Projects could not have come at a better time. As Uganda’s economy fully opens, the announcement brings a lot of anticipation from within and outside the country on the […]

The National Oil Spill Contingency Plan

The National Oil Spill Contingency Plan (NOSCP) is a commitment by the Government of Uganda together with the licensed International Oil Companies to maintain the integrity of the environment in the midst of oil and gas activties. Oil production in Uganda must, and will be safe for our environment. Now more than ever, Uganda Vision […]