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Title
Global Gas Flaring Reduction Initiative
Lead Organization Name
Type
Sector
  • Gas
Lead by
Goal/Objective

To reduce global gas flaring

Value Chain Focus
  • Policy, Legal and Contractual Framework
    • - Sector policy
    • - Sector legislation
    • - Sector regulations
    • - Contracts and Licenses
  • Sustainable Development
    • - Environmental impacts
    • - Other:
Have a mix of stakeholders such as public, private and civil society sectors contributed to the design of the initiative?
Yes
Geographical Focus
  • Global
In-country work
Azerbaijan, Chad, Kazakstan, Nigeria, Russian Federation
Who is it for?
industrial extractives companies, host country national governments, local civil society, international civil society
How does the initiative try to reach its objective?

Improve available data on flaring and venting, improved contractual and regulatory frameworks dealing with flaring, incorporation of flaring management into
petroleum sector governance, and design of financing mechanisms to reduce flaring