Asia

2019

TIMOR-LESTE | 2019

Association for Petroleum and Geology (IPG)

Association for Petroleum and Geology (IPG)

  • The delegation delivered a presentation, which included an overview of the country, its petroleum resources, and challenges in the sector. The ERGP presented on its services.
Advising and Consultation

2018

PAKISTAN | 2018

Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining Development

Pakistan Ministry of Energy & US Department of Commerce | 4-Day Workshop

  • Establishing an effective and independent upstream regulator in Pakistan. The workshop provided the delegation with an overview of the Canadian model of oil and gas regulatory systems and a comparison to the proposed structure in Pakistan.
  • Identified basic reforms that will be useful for increasing the attractiveness of the investment climate.
Training and Education

2017

INDIA | 2017

India’s Directorate General of Hydrocarbons

India’s Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (Global Petroleum Show, Calgary, AB) received presentations and discussed the ERGP Certificate Course and emerging areas of interest and issues that India is facing, particularly in regulatory governance, unconventional development and enhanced oil recovery.

Advising and Consultation

2015

MONGOLIA | 2015

Mongolia Ministry of Mineral Resources, Agriteam Consulting, and the Alberta International Development Office

Mongolia Ministry of Mineral Resources, Agriteam Consulting, and the Alberta International Development Office.

  • Presentations and discussion on topics including regulatory frameworks, unconventional resource regulation, and future partnership and collaboration.
Advising and Consultation
MONGOLIA | 2015

Regulatory Best Practices

Mongolian Energy Policymakers & US Department of Commerce | 7-Day Workshop

  • Lessons Learned from Oil and Gas Sector Developments in Canada
  • Challenges for Unconventional Oil and Gas Development Outside of the United States
  • Proposed Regulations and Mechanisms for Royalty and Tax Assessments on Unconventional Resources in Mongolia
  • Roundtable on Developing an Efficient and Transparent Oil and Gas Revenue Management System
  • Open Discussion of Priority Topics and Concerns
Training and Education

2014

INDONESIA | 2014

Corruption Eradication and Regulation

Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK), with support from the Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and Development’s Trade Commission Office in Indonesia and Alberta’s International Development Office

Introductory meeting with an overview of the School of Public Policy, the ERGP and the needs of the KPK and its affiliates from fiscal and wealth management through mineral tenure, structural and institutional energy market access and regulation, energy literacy and stakeholder engagement

Advising and Consultation
MONGOLIA | 2014

Strengthening Extractive Sector Management in Mongolia

In 2014, the School of Public Policy and ERGP agreed to be a supporting partner in an Agriteam Consulting Canada proposal to the federal government (DFAT-D) for the funding of a large development project in Mongolia related to extractive resource governance: Strengthening Extractive Sector Management in Mongolia (SESMIM).

  • Unconventional Resources Workshop and the Royalty Administration of Unconventional Production Sharing Contracts workshop.
  • Fiscal Module of ERGP Certificate Program
  • Thin Capitalization and Interest Deductibility Web-based Session
  • Public Engagement & Community Consultation Module of ERGP Certificate
  • Placements with Government of Alberta Agencies
  • Alberta SWF Workshop for Mongolian Decision Makers
  • Extractive Resource Governance Workshop
Training and Education Advising and Consultation Research and Analysis Conferences and Panels
PAPUA NEW GUINEA | 2014

Regulatory Practices

U.S. Department of State Energy Governance and Capacity Initiative, U.S. Department of the Interior, Papua New Guinean Energy and Environmental policymakers | 3-Day Workshop

  • Overview of the National Environmental Policy Act in the U.S.
  • Land-Use Planning
  • Principles of Environmental Analysis
  • Stakeholder/Tribal Consultation Prior to Development
  • Case Studies in Working Through Conflict
  • Environmental Analysis for Exploration and Production Permits
  • Best Management Practices,” “Environmental Monitoring and Enforcement/Inspection
Training and Education