A Critical Appraisal of the Legal Framework on Licensing in the Oil and Gas Sector in Uganda
Article from: OGEL 6 (2015), in Africa
Just like in other countries, the discovery of oil in Uganda presents a number of opportunities which will affect the lives of its citizens. There will be new employment opportunities, changes in its social economic and political activities become inevitable. With oil exploration and exploitation, the indigenous and national communities will be affected in all aspects of life. These changes will not only be positive, there will also be costs. The need will arise to regulate the oil and gas industry in the form of laws and regulations. Uganda has made a start with this in 2013 when it ...