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11.3. Measures to address contamination by hazardous substances and the release of substances in the marine environment from sea-based or air-based sources

  • EPA-SL and other institutions must take commitment to address land based sources of pollution through robust law enforcement and monitoring.
  • Sierra Leone Maritime Administration and the Office of National Security should develop workable contingency plans for natural disasters and oil spills incidences in the marine environment.
  • With technical support from IMO and the Abidjan Convention the government should develop robust environmental standards for the oil and gas sector (use of hazardous substances, treated water).