The WPC is dedicated to the promotion of sustainable management and use of the world’s oil, gas and other energy resources for the benefit of all.

WPC’s 70 member countries represent over 96% of the world’s oil and gas consumption and production.

Theme for the 22nd WPC in Istanbul, 9-13 July 2017 – Bridges to our Energy Future.

Istanbul 22nd World Petroleum Congress


EventsIn July 2017 Turkey will host the 22nd World Petroleum Congress in Istanbul.

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journeyofadropWPC presents 'Journey of the Drop' a collaboration with ITN Productions. More >>

Expert Workshops

Belgrade images smallThe Serbian National Committee will be hosting the next WPC Expert Workshop on June 16. More >>


LegacyWPC supports building capacity of local youth to generate employment.

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ResourcesWPC has launched a series of educational guides on the oil and gas sector.

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CooperationWPC joins with OFID for petroleum industry initiative on universal energy access.

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Global Partnerships

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