Capacity Development for the Clean Development Mechanism Project (CD4CDM), Phase 1

Agenda

National Workshop on

Capacity Development for the Clean Development mechanism

Organised by the Cambodian Ministry of Environment in cooperation with UNEP Collaborating Centre on Energy and Environment (uneprisoe), Risψ National Laboratory, and Asian Institute of Technology

26-27 March 2003

Hotel Sunway, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Workshop Proceedings

Day 1, 26 March 2003

TIME

ITEM

SPEAKER/FACILITATOR

CHAIRPERSON/

MODERATOR

08.00 – 08.30

Registration

 

 

OPENING SESSION

08:30 – 09:30

q        Announcement of the agenda for the opening session

q        Respect the National Anthem

q        MoE opening remarks

 

q        MIME welcoming remarks

 

q        MAFF welcoming remarks

 

q        uneprisoe welcoming remarks

q        Workshop overview

 

 

 

H.E. Prach Sun, MoE Under Secretary of State

H.E. Khlot Randy, MIME Under Secretary of State

H.E. Ouk Sokhon, MAFF Under Secretary of State

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee, uneprisoe

Mr. Tin Ponlok, Project Coordinator

Mr. You Dara, NTC* member

INTRODUCTION TO CD4CDM PROJECT

09:30 – 10:00

q        Introduction to CD4CDM project

q        Questions/answers

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee, uneprisoe

Mr. You Dara

10:00 – 10:15

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

OVERVIEW OF CLIMATE CHANGE, THE UNFCCC**, THE KYOTO PROTOCOL AND THE CDM***

10:15 – 11:00

q        Basic climate change science

q        Human response and the UNFCCC

q        Discussion

Mr. Chea Chanthou, NTC member

H.E. Prach Sun,

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

11:00 – 12:00

q        The Kyoto Protocol and the CDM

q        CDM concepts, project types, and project baselines

q        Discussion

Ms. Bridget McIntosh, Climate Change/Energy Specialist, MoE

H.E. Prach Sun,

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

12:00 – 13:00

LUNCH BREAK

OVERVIEW OF CLIMATE CHANGE, THE UNFCCC, THE KYOTO PROTOCOL AND THE CDM (cont.)

13:00 – 13:45

q        CDM project cycle and major players in CDM projects 

q        Discussion

Pr. R.M. Shrestha, AIT

Mr. Tin Ponlok,

Prof. Shrestha, AIT

13:45 – 14:30

q        CDM National Authority: an example

q        Discussion

Mr. Sum Thy, Project Assistant

Mr. Tin Ponlok,

Prof. Shrestha

14:30 – 14:45

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

CDM PROJECT EXAMPLES/CASE STUDIES

14:45 – 15:30

q        Renewable energy: a case study on rice husk cogeneration plan

q        Opportunities in Cambodia 

q        Discussion

Ms. Mila Jude, COGEN Country

Co-ordinator

Mr. Tin Ponlok,

Prof. Shrestha

15:30 – 16:15

q        Energy efficiency and transport: an international case study

q        Opportunities in Cambodia 

q        Discussion

Mr. Andrew Williamson, Energy Advisor, MIME

Mr. Tin Ponlok,

Prof. Shrestha

16:15 – 17:00

q        Forestry: an international case study

q        Opportunities in Cambodia 

q        Discussion

Dr. Thanak De Lopez, PREGA Team Leader, ADB

Mr. Tin Ponlok,

Prof. Shrestha

Day 2, 27 March 2003

TIME

ITEM

SPEAKER/FACILITATOR

CHAIRPERSON/ MODERATOR

08.00 – 08.30

Registration

 

 

CAMBODIA'S CD4CDM PROJECT OVERVIEW

08:30 – 09:00

q        Cambodia's CD4CDM Project    Phase 1: background & status

q        Cambodia's CD4CDM Project    Phase 2: Objectives

q        Questions/answers

Mr. Tin Ponlok

 

Mr. Leang Samhat, Chairman of CARDI Steering Committee;

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

PROPOSED WORKPLAN FOR CAMBODIA'S CD4CDM PROJECT PHASE 2, 2003-2005

9:00 – 10:00

q        Objective 2: awareness raising

q        Objective 3: capacity building for policy makers

q        Objective 4: establishment of CDM legal and institutional framework

q        Objective 5: capacity building for public and private sector players

q        Objective 6: creation of a pipeline of CDM-eligible project

q        Questions/answers

Mr. Sum Thy

Mr. Leang Samhat,

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

10:00 – 10:15

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

10:15 – 10:30

q        Working group organisation              (3 working groups to be established)

q        Introduction to guidelines for discussion

Mr. Tin Ponlok, Project Coordinator

Mr. Leang Samhat,

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

10:30 – 12:00

q        Working group discussion-session 1:

-           Is CDM appropriate for Cambodia? What opportunities can CDM provide to Cambodia?

-           What type of potential CDM project in Cambodia

-           Who should be involved in CD4CDM project implementation

-           What needs to be done for CDM to be effective in Cambodia

Mr. Sum Thy & Mr. Andrew (Group 1)

Dr. Thanak & Prof. Shrestha (Group 2)

Mr. Tin Ponlok & Dr. Lee (Group 3)

Mr. Leang Samhat,

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

12:00 – 13:00

LUNCH BREAK

WORKING GROUP DISCUSSION ON THE PROPOSED WORKPLAN

13:00 – 15:00

q        Working group discussion-session 2:

-           Group 1: awareness raising

-           Group2: capacity building for policy makers, public and private sector players

-           Group 3: legal and institutional framework

Sum Thy & Andrew (Group 1)

Dr. Thanak & Prof. Shrestha (Group 2)

Tin Ponlok & Dr. Lee (Group 3)

H.E. Prach Sun;

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

15:00 – 15:15

TEA/COFFEE BREAK

PRESENTATION OF THE RESULTS OF WORKING GROUP DISCUSSION ON THE PROPOSED WORKPLAN

15:15 – 16:30

q        Presentation of results of working group discussion 

q        Discussion

Working group representatives

H.E. Prach Sun,

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

CLOSING SESSION

16:30 – 17:00

q        Summary of workshop results

q        Closing remarks

 

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee, uneprisoe

H.E. Prach Sun, MoE Under-Secretary of State

H.E. Prach Sun

Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

 * National Technical Committee, ** The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, *** The Clean Development Mechanism.