Climate change

Climate Change Expert Group Global Forum on the New UNFCCC Market Mechanism and Tracking Climate Finance (March 2012)

 

Co-organised by the OECD and the IEA - 19-20 March 2012, International Energy Agency, Paris           

 

This CCXG Global Forum (Agenda and List of Participants) brought together representatives from a wide range of countries and organisations to discuss issues relating to the new UNFCCC market mechanism and tracking climate finance. There were over 160 participants representing 50 different countries and organisations, including representatives from non-member developing countries, non-governmental organisations, the UNFCCC Secretariat, business, industry and research institutes. In addition to plenary discussions on the current status of the international climate change negotiations and the design and governance of the new market mechanism, the seminar featured breakout groups on the topics of (i) tracking private sector and recipient climate finance flows; (ii) definitional questions relating to MRV of climate finance; (iii) setting crediting baselines for market mechanisms; and (iv) setting national baselines. The presentations made by speakers are available below.


Day 1

Welcoming Remarks

 
  • Fernando Tudela, Chair of the Climate Change Expert Group

1. Opening Plenary:

 

Taking Stock of the COP 17 Outcome and Planning for COP 18

2. Plenary session:

 

General Principles for the Design and Governance of a New Market Mechanism under the UNFCCC

 

 

Day 2

3a. Breakout group

PART I 

 

MRV of Finance: Tracking Private Sector and Recipient Flows

 Co-facilitators

 
  • Burhan Gafoor, Singapore
  • Georg Børsting, Norway

 Speakers

 

3a. Breakout group

PART II 

 

MRV of Finance: Definitional Questions

Speakers:

 
Session summary (parts I and II)

 3b. Breakout group

PART I

 

Baselines: Setting Crediting Baselines for Market Mechanisms

 Co-facilitators

 
  • Hugh Sealy, Grenada
  • Ulla Blatt Bendtsen, Denmark

Speakers

 
Session summary

3b. Breakout group

PART II 

 

Baselines: Setting Baselines for National Planning

Speakers:

 
3b Session summary

4. Closing Plenary

 
  • Feedback from breakout groups
  • Discussion of next steps

 * The CCXG Secretariat would like to thank the EC for funding for this event, as well as Australia, EC, Finland, Japan, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, UK and US for their direct funding of the CCXG in 2011/12. The CCXG Secretariat gratefully acknowledges in-kind support from the UK, Denmark, OECD and IEA.

 

Related Documents

 

Expert workshop on tracking climate finance flows from the private sector and multilateral development banks

Global Forum on Environment Event / Climate Change Expert Group Seminar on MRV and Carbon Markets (September 2011)

Global Forum on Measuring, Reporting and Verification & Carbon Markets (March 2011)

Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) of GHG mitigation

Measurement, Reporting and Verification (MRV) of Finance and Matching Support with Mitigation Actions

Global Forum on Environment (GFENV)

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China (People’s Republic of)
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • European Union
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao (China)
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Administered Areas
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Serbia and Montenegro (pre-June 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (UK)
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe