PROGRAMME

FIRST CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP ON
CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANISM (CDM) UNDER CD4CDM PROJECT


Organized Jointly by Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
and Waste Concern Consultants (WCC)
Supported by UNEP Riso Centre and the Netherlands Government

8-9 April 2008
Seminar Room, Level 4, LGED Bhaban, Dhaka

8 April

Inaugural Session 09:00 – 11:00
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
Chair Dr. Khandaker Rashedul Haque, Director General, Department of Environment (DoE)
09:30 - 09:55 Dr. A. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
Address of welcome and Climate change: Responses
Presentation
09:55 - 10:05 Mr. Jorgen Fenhann, UNEP Riso, Denmark
Information about the IPCC 4th assessment, the increasing need for action, the Bali Roadmap
Presentation
10:05 - 10:15
 
Mr. A.H.Md. Maqsood Sinha, Managing Partner, Waste Concern Consultants (WCC)
Introduction to CDM opportunities in Bangladesh
Presentation
10:15 – 10:25 Mr. A.H.M Rezaul Kabir ndc, Secretary, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Address by the Special Guest
10:25 – 10:35 Dr. Khandaker Rashedul Haque, Director General, Department of Environment (DoE)
Concluding remarks by the Chairperson
Technical Session 1 11:00 – 13:00
Chair Mr. Dipal C. Barua, Managing Director, Grameen Shakti
11:00 – 11:15 Dr. Moinul Islam Sharif, UNEP Riso, Denmark
Introduction to CD4CDM project and key milestone
Presentation
11:15 – 11:30 Mr. Mirza Shawkat Ali, Deputy Director, Department of Environment.
Presentation on Institutional Framework of Designated National Authority (DNA) and Sustainable Development (SD) Criteria
Presentation
11:30 – 11:45 Mr. Khandaker Mainuddin, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
Presentation on CDM Project Cycle
Presentation
11:45 – 12:15 Mr. Iftekhar Enayetullah, Director, Waste Concern Consultants (WCC)
Overview of Global Carbon Market
Presentation
12:15 – 13:00 Open Discussion
Technical Session 2 14:00 – 15:30
Chair Dr. A. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
14:00 – 14:20 Mr. Jorgen Fenhann, UNEP Riso, Denmark
The Global CDM Pipeline, and the CDM projects in Bangladesh.
Presentation
14:20 – 14:40 Dr. Muhammad Eusuf, Senior Fellow, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
Promotion of Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Greenhouse Gas Abatement (PREGA) : Findings and lessons learnt from PREGA Project in Bangladesh
Presentation
14:40 – 15:00 Mr. Alomay Biswas, Deputy General Manager, Energypac Electronics Ltd
Saving energy through use of CFL
Presentation
15:00 – 15:30 Open Discussion

9 April

Technical Session 1 09:30 – 11:00
Chair Mr. A.H.Md. Maqsood Sinha, Managing Partner, Waste Concern Consultants (WCC)
09:30 – 10.00 Mr. Arun Banerjee, and Mr. Chris Warner, Consultant of World Bank
Presentation on Carbon Finance Program of World Bank and CDM projects in Bangladesh
Presentation
10:00 – 10:30 Mr. Iftekhar Enayetullah, Director, Waste Concern Consultants (WCC)
Presentation on Design, Implementation and Monitoring of CDM Projects: Experience of Waste Concern in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Vietnam
Presentation
10:30 – 11:00 Open Discussion
Technical Session 2 11:15 – 13:00
Chair Mr. Iftekhar Enayetullah, Director, Waste Concern Consultants (WCC)
11:15 – 11:35 Prof. Ijaz Hossain, Chemical Engineering Department, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
Presentation on CDM opportunities in Bangladesh and priority sectors
Presentation
11:35 – 11:55 Farhad Ahmed Khan, Assistant Vice President, Credit Division, Dutch-Bangla Bank Ltd
Financing a CDM Project
Presentation
11:55 – 12:15 Manesh Benfal, Presentation from City Bank, NA (Tbc)
CDM Market in India
12:15 – 12:45 Open Discussion
12:45 – 13:00 Dr. A. Atiq Rahman, Executive Director, Bangladesh Centre for Advanced Studies (BCAS)
Concluding remarks