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

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ActivitiesWPC Leadership Conference addressed “Responsibility, Cooperation & Sustainability.

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LegacyWPC supports building capacity of local youth to generate employment.

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Expert Workshops


The WPC continues its successful series of Expert Workshops for the 22nd World Petroleum Congress. Details of recent events are available More >>

International Cooperation

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

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Global Partnerships

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