Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC)

Organisation des pays arabes exportateurs de pétrole (OPAEP)
Organización de Paises Arabes Exportadores de Petróleo (OPAEP)

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URL: http://www.oapecorg.org/

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Founded

1968-01-09

History

9 Jan 1968, by the Governments of Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and Libya.

Aims

Coordinate efforts and encourage cooperation among member countries in the various forms of economic activity in the petroleum industry; undertake research into production and manpower requirements in Arab petroleum projects; establish a central research and documentation system. Promote and coordinate activities leading to: development of petroleum industry infrastructure in Arab countries; establishment of joint ventures in the Arab oil industry; dissemination of information on energy and economics.

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Structure

Ministerial Council (meets twice a year) comprising 10 oil Ministers or comparable officials from each member country; chairmanship rotates annually. Executive Bureau (meets 3 times a year) consisting of 10 senior official (one from each member country); chairmanship rotates annually. K-XF8610 - Judicial Tribunal of the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries (OAPEC Judicial Tribunal), consisting of 5 judges, including Tribunal President, Vice-President and 3 members. General Secretariat, comprising Secretary General and Directors of 4 Departments: Information and Library; Finance and Administrative Affairs; Economics; Technical Affairs. The 2 latter departments comprise U-XE1110 - Arab Centre for Energy Studies (ACES).

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

UIA Org ID

XD0064

Last News

2019

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