Climate change

OECD participation in UNFCCC "Bonn Climate Change Talks", June 2009


On Monday 8 June 2009:

OECD/IEA Annex I Expert Group side event
"Building bridges: NAMAs, registries and mitigation support in the post-2012 framework"
Ministry of Transport, 18:00 to 19:30, Room Tram


18:00  Introduction    Dagmar Droogsma  (UK DECC and AIXG Chair)
18:10  Registering NAMAs: Key Questions    Jane Ellis (OECD)
18:20  Linking Mitigation Actions and Support      Joy Kim (OECD)  [Background paper]
18:30  Panel discussion: Aysar Tayeb (Saudi Arabia), Ambassador Rae-Kwon Chung (Korea), Jürgen Lefevere (EC), Robert Owen-Jones (Australia)

Followed by general discussion


On Tuesday, 9th June:

OECD side event
"Building a global carbon market: how to achieve cost-effective GHG reductions and generate financing"

Ministry of Transport, 13:00 to 15:00, Room Metro


Facilitator: Thomas Becker (Denmark)

• The economics of climate mitigation: building global action in a cost-effective manner [background paper]
Helen Mountford, Alain de Serres, Rob Dellink (OECD)

• Sectoral approaches and the carbon market [background paper]
Jane Ellis (OECD)

• US Waxman-Markey cap-and-trade analysis
Leif Hockstad (US Environmental Protection Agency)

• Lessons learned and views from Mexico
Socorro Flores (Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs) [delivered by Alejandra Lopez]

Followed by general discussion.