Pacific Region Site

Workshop for policy and decision makers

24 January 2011

The workshop aimed at improving the capacity of policy/decision makers in the Pacific Region on the implementation of the CDM.

Representatives from Fiji, Tonga, PNG, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Samoa were invited to participate in the workshops.


About the EC ACP MEA project, objectives of the workshop and work-plan Xianli Zhu, URC
Clean Development Mechanism - the basics Atul Raturi, USP
Reduction of Global GHG emissions, Carbon Market prospects after 2012 Joergen Fenhann, URC
Voluntary carbon market - opportunities for Pacific countries Katerina Syngellakis, IUCN
CDM project cycle and needs for government involvement Atul Raturi, USP
DNA Establishment and Project Approval Criteria Jyoti Painuly, URC
Role of private sector, consultants and project owners Srikanth Subbarao, New Zealand
Programmatic CDM Xianli Zhu, URC
Fiji's CDM related regulations - project approval process and criteria, taxation policies DOE,  Fiji
Discussion - Barriers to CDM and other carbon project implementation in Fiji, and how to facilitate CDM implementation in Pacific countries  
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    Suva, Fiji

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