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Namibia Oil and Gas Conference

20-22 August 2024
Mercure Hotel Windhoek, Namibia


Hosted by


Namibia OGC

Oliver. C. Ruppel

Oliver. C. Ruppel

Director, Drop Programme, University of Stellenbosch

Professor of public and international law and Director, Development and Rule of Law Programme (DROP), Stellenbosch University, South Africa and Director, Research Center for Climate Law [ClimLaw: Graz], Faculty of Law, University of Graz, Austria. Distinguished Fellow, Fraunhofer Centre for Int. Management and Knowledge Economy, Leipzig, Germany; Professor Extraordinaire University of Central Africa, Yaoundé, Cameroon; Strathmore Law School, Nairobi, Kenya; European Law Faculty, Nova University, Slovenia, and China-Africa Institute, for Business and Law, Xiangtan University, China. Founding Director, Climate Policy and Energy Security Programme for sub-Saharan Africa, Konrad Adenauer Foundation; coordinating AR5 lead-author of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC); and one of the worldwide 14 founding academic chairs of the World Trade Organization (WTO) specialising in law, sustainability and climate change.