The OGEES Institute is an international research Institute centered at Africa’s fastest growing University-Afe Babalola University, Nigeria. The Institute utilizes multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches, to develop, inform, and influence critical investment and policy decisions by industry and government on issues related to oil, gas, energy, environment and sustainable development.

This academic unit of Afe Babalola University was created in response to identified capacity development, research and analytical gaps and challenges facing the sustainable management of natural resources, environment and conflict resolution in Nigeria and Africa. We offer collaborative research, training and consultancy services to governments, corporations, institutions and organizations in broad areas of natural resources, energy and environment.

The mission of the Institute for Oil, Gas, Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development (OGEES) is to utilize national and international laws policies, and institutions to promote the sustainable exploration of natural resources, protect the environment and human health, promote sustainable agriculture and foster a progressive shift towards renewable energy resources in Nigeria, across Africa and all over the world.