About Us

MOGA: The Marine, Oil & Gas Academy serves as a portal for skills development in the identified sectors.

The aim of the virtual Academy is to facilitate coordination of the various skills initiatives from industry, government and training by allowing participants to highlight their initiatives. MOGA will nurture an enabling environment for human capital development in the Marine, Oil & Gas sectors in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.


MOGA Values

MOGA affiliates and users agree to subscribe to the following guiding principles and values:

  • Quality
  • Relevance
  • Innovation
  • Accessibility
  • Accountability
  • Integrity



MOGA is an initiative of South African Oil & Gas Alliance (SAOGA), which serves the Interests of Industry and Members in the Upstream and Midstream Oil and Gas Sectors in Africa. SAOGA is dedicated to promoting the upstream and midstream sectors of the oil and gas value chain, primarily in South Africa and regionally in Southern Africa. The organisation operates as a partnership between the public and private sectors, receiving public funding to carry out a range of industry development activities and working to promote the interests of members. It is overseen by an independent volunteer Board of Directors from industry and a number of other key stakeholders.

For more information visit www.saoga.org.za

SAOGA Vision

To be the primary facilitator servicing the upstream and mid-stream sectors of the oil and gas value chain across Sub-Saharan Africa, attracting investment and developing capacity within the region to service and supply the oil and gas industry, for the benefit of all stakeholders and valued members.

SAOGA Mission

To provide the Sub-Saharan oil and gas industry and our members with a comprehensive platform, driving growth of the oil and gas industry through skills development, local knowledge, geographic location and maximising government, institutional and private business resources.