Third EAGE Eastern Africa Petroleum Geoscience Forum

Managing Subsurface Risk in Finding and Developing Hydrocarbons

6 - 9 November
Maputo, Mozambique
Call for papers

The National Petroleum Institute (INP)

The National Petroleum Institute was created by the Council of Ministers under the Decree. º 25/2004 of 20 August, as the regulatory authority responsible for the administration and promotion of the Petroleum Operations, is a corporation under public law, endowed with legal personality, administrative, financial and patrimonial to carry out the petroleum operations in accordance with relevant legislation, ensuring the better practice with competence, technical capability and impartiality.


To manage the petroleum resources of Mozambique and administer the related operations for the benefit of the Society, and in compliance with the existing laws, government policies and contractual commitments.


As the Regulatory Authority for petroleum exploration and production, ascertain that petroleum operations are conducted in accordance with laws, regulations and international best practices, with special emphasis on optimal resource management, health, safety and the protection of the environment.

As part of the Forum programme, delegates will also visit the INP Cores Facility in Zimpeto (1hr outside Maputo) for a dedicated Cores Session.  More details to be shared soon.  Contact for more information.