International

Mission Statement

The mission of the IPAA International Committee is:

  • to provide a forum for IPAA members and independents to discuss both pertinent international issues and opportunities for independents in international E & P ventures,
  • to provide educational and information services to IPAA members engaged in or interested in international business opportunities, and
  • to coordinate with domestic and foreign government agencies, national oil companies and the international E & P industry to promote maximum exposure to international opportunities for IPAA members.

Contact Info

Frederick Lawrence
Vice President of Economics and International Affairs
Independent Petroleum Association of America
1201 15th St., NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20005

Phone: (202)857-4766
Fax: (202)857-4799
flawrence@ipaa.org

IPAA International Web Links

I. Useful Websites

  1. Alberta Resource Development www.energy.gov.ab.ca
  2. American Association of Petroleum Geologists www.aapg.org
  3. American Association of Petroleum Landmen www.landman.org
  4. Australian Geologic Survey Organization/Geoscience Australia http://www.agso.gov.au/
  5. Australian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy http://www.ausimm.com.au/
  6. British Geological Surveyhttp://www.bgs.ac.uk/
  7. Canadian Energy Research Institute http://www.ceri.ca/
  8. Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists http://www.cseg.org/resources/
  9. Canadian Associate of Petroleum Landmenhttp://www.landman.ca/
  10. Canadian Associate of Petroleum Land Administratorshttp://www.caplacanada.org/
  11. Canadian Association of Petroleum Producershttp://www.capp.ca/
  12. Canadian Institute of Resources Lawhttp://www.ucalgary.ca/~cirl/
  13. Commission for Environmental Cooperation http://www.cec.org/
  14. Directory of Geoscience Organizations of the World http://www.aist.go.jp/GSJ/EXT/GsOWDir.html
  15. Energy Council of Canada http://www.energy.ca/
  16. Energy and Mineral Law Foundation http://www.emlf.org/
  17. Fossil Energy International http://www.fe.doe.gov/international
  18. GEO Petroleum Internet Resources http://www1.slb.com/Petr.dir
  19. Global Legal Information Network http://www.loc.gov/law/glin/GLINv1
  20. Heritage Foundation, Index of Economic Freedom http://www.heritage.org/index
  21. Indonesian Petroleum Association http://www.ipa.or.id/
  22. Institute of Petroleum http://www.petroleum.co.uk/
  23. International Association of Oil and Gas Producers http://www.ogp.org.uk/
  24. International Association of Geophysical Contractors http://www.iagc.org/
  25. International Center for Gas Technology Information http://www.gtionline.org/gti/main/main.cfm
  26. International Chambers of Commerce, various cities http://www.iccwbo.org/
  27. International Development Research Center http://www.idrc.ca/
  28. International Union of Geological Sciences http://www.iugs.org/
  29. International Resources Research Information Pages http://www4.ncsu.edu/~leung/nrrips/
  30. International Right of Way Association http://www.irwaonline.org/
  31. International Oil Scouts Association http://www.oilscouts.org/
  32. Latin America Industry resource http://www.petronoticias.com/
  33. Mining Association of Canada http://www.mining.ca/english/
  34. Mining Laws of Asian Countries http://www.mmaj.go.jp/mmaj-c/asianlaw/asianlaw.html
  35. Natural Resources Forum http://www.natural-resources.org/minerals/
  36. Natural Resources Canada http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/
  37. Nigerian Oil and Gas Online http://www.nigeriaoil-gas.com/
  38. North Africa resource http://www.northafrica.de/
  39. Norwegian Petroleum Directorate http://www.npd.no/
  40. Ocean Drilling Program http://www.oceandrilling.org/
  41. Office of Legal Advisors, US Department of State http://www.state.gov/s/l
  42. Offshore Oil Scouts Association http://www.oilscouts.org/oosa.html
  43. Oil Patch Directory (Europe) http://www.gasandoil.com/opd/
  44. Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia http://www.pesa.com.au/
  45. Regional Associate of Oil and Natural Gas Companies in Latin America and the Caribbean http://www.arpel.org/
  46. Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation http://www.rmmlf.org/
  47. Russian resource http://www.neftegaz.rv/english
  48. Small Explorers and Producers Association of Canada http://www.sepac.ca/
  49. Society of Exploration Geophysicists http://www.seg.org/
  50. Society of Petroleum Engineers http://www.spe.org/
  51. Southeast Asia Petroleum Exploration Society http://www.seapex.org/
  52. Transparency International http://www.transparency.org
  53. UK Department of Trade and Industry http://www.dti.gov.uk/
  54. UK Offshore Operators Association http://www.ukooa.co.uk/
  55. UK Oil and Gas Directorate http://www.og.dti.gov.uk/
  56. UK Petroleum Industry Association http://www.ukpia.com/
  57. US Department of Energy http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/international/contents.html
  58. US Geological Survey http://www.usgs.gov/
  59. US Department of State Background Notes http://www.state.gov/r/pa/bgn
  60. US Department of State http://www.state.gov/
  61. United Nations http://www.unsystem.org
  62. World Factbook http://www.cia.gov/cia/publications/factbook/index.html
  63. World Resources Institute http://www.wri.org

II. Other Websites

  1. Association of International Petroleum Negotiators http://www.aipn.org/
  2. Cambridge Energy Research Associates http://www.cera.com/
  3. Export-Import Bank of the U.S. http://www.exim.gov/
  4. European Bank of Reconstruction and Development http://www.ebrd.com/
  5. Independent Petroleum Association of America http://www.ipaa.org/
  6. Inter-American Development Bank http://www.iadb.org/
  7. International Association of Drilling Contractors http://www.iadc.org/
  8. International Energy Agency http://www.iea.org/
  9. Overseas Private Investment Corporation http://www.opic.gov/
  10. Petroleum Equipment and Suppliers Association http://www.pesa.org/
  11. State Department-The Bureau of Consular Affairs http://www.travel.state.gov/
  12. United States Trade Representative Office http://www.ustr.gov/
  13. USA Engage for sanctions accountability http://www.usaengage.org/