Short Course on Resources Management
Executive Short Course on Resources Management using the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources
Date: 22 October 2019 (1 day-course)
Venue: Centre International de Conferences (CICG) in Geneva, Switzerland
Target audience: Senior policymakers and industry leaders from the public and private sector
Pre-requisites: Participants should have at least 8 years’ working experience and be in a leadership position or advisory role
This intensive short course provides the know-how and insight required for policy leaders in the public and private sector to work towards better management and governance of oil, gas and mineral resources and contribute to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals. At the end of the course, the participants will be able to use the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources (UNFC) as a resources’ management tool.
08:30 – Registration
08:45 – Opening
09:00 – Minerals and the oil & gas value-chains, cyclical commodity trends, the commodity cycle and the finance cycle
09:45 – Drivers and trends affecting the energy transition on the extraction of resources
10:45 – Coffee break
11:15 – Context and characteristics of the UNFC
11:45 – UNFC applied in hydrocarbons’ policy formulation and resources management
12:45 – Lunch
13:45 – UNFC applied in mineral’s policy, corporate and resources management
14:45 – Coffee break
15:15 – UNFC applied in the classification and management of anthropogenic resources
16:15 – UNFC as a ‘resources’ management tool
17:00 – Wrap up and closure
The course will have two sessions:
Session 1: Framing the use of UNFC in policy formulation
Host: Vitor Correia
- Understand the minerals and the oil & gas value-chains;
- Understand cyclical commodity trends, the commodity cycle and the finance cycle;
- Understand the impact of climate change and the energy transition on the extraction of resources.
Understand the minerals and the oil & gas value-chains, cyclical commodity trends, the commodity cycle and the finance cycle
Recognise the impact of climate change and the energy transition on the extraction of resources
Session 2: Using the United Nations Framework Classification for Resources as a resource management tool
Host: Hari Tulsidas (tbc)
- Understand what the UNFC is;
- Understand UNFC specifications, and how to bridge from different natural resources classification and reporting systems into the UNFC;
- Learn how to use the UNFC, and its expanded version, the United Nations Resource Management System (UNRMS) as a resources’ management tool.
|30m||Understand what the UNFC is||Context and characteristics of the UNFC|
|Relationship between UNFC and other classification and reporting systems|
|Competent Person guidelines and application|
|60m||Applying the UNFC to hydrocarbons||UNFC applied in policy formulation and Government resources management|
|60m||Applying the UNFC to mineral deposits||UNFC applied in Government resources management|
|Implications for EU policy and corporate management|
|60m||Applying the UNFC to anthropogenic resources||Classifying and managing anthropogenic resources|
|Implications for EU policy and corporate management|
|45m||Learn how to use the UNFC and UNRMS as a resources’ management tool||The project maturity and resource progression model of UNFC and UNRMS|
The standard fee for participating in the 1-day training course is 300€.
Participation for European Geologist title holders (EurGeol) and EIT Raw Materials Partners is free.
The registration fee includes catering during the course (lunch and coffee breaks).
An invoice will be issued upon registration.
This event is organised back-to-back with the World Resources Forum (WRF) 2019 which will be held from 23 to 24 October 2019 at the Centre International de Conferences (CICG) in Geneva, Switzerland. WRF 2019 will be centered on the theme of ‘Anchoring Natural Resources and Raw Materials Management for Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production’. This topic was chosen to reinforce the dialogue that has started to gain international traction on resources and sustainable consumption and production.
More information and registration: https://www.wrforum.org/world-resources-forum-2019/
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