Fifth Asian Region Workshop
Capacity Development for the Clean Development Mechanism
Bangkok, 19-21 October 2005
List of participants
19 October
8:30 – 9:15

Inaugural Session

  Welcome and Introductions - Prof Ram M. Shrestha, AIT
Welcome remarks - Dr. Romeo Pacudan, URC, Denmark
Welcome Address - Prof. Vilas Wuwongse, Vice President, External Relations, AIT
Inaugural Address – H.E. Mr. Pieter J. Th. Marres, Ambassador of The Netherlands


Status and Update
Session Chair: Prof. Ram M. Shrestha                                                                                           

10:00 – 12:00

Introduction of the participants
Dr. Romeo Pacudan, URC, Denmark
Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee, South Korea
Prof. Ram M. Shrestha, AIT
Open discussion



DNA - Institutional structure, procedures and sustainable development criteria:
Experiences of CD4CDM Partner Countries

Session Chair: Dr. Romeo Pacudan

13:30 –15:00

Dr. Nat Pinnoi, World Bank
Mr. Heng Chan Thoeun, CD4CDM Team, Cambodia
Ms. Joyceline A. Goco, CDM Secretariat, CD4CDM Team, Philippines
Mr. Nguyen Khac Hieu, CD4CDM Team, Vietnam
Dr. Miriam Hinostroza, URC, Denmark



Country experiences: DNA – Institutional structure, procedures and sustainable
development criteria

Session Chair: Dr. Weerawat Chantanakome

15:30 – 17:00

Mr. Yu Shengmin, Energy Research Institute, NDRC, China
Ms. Gyungae Ha, KEMCO, South Korea
Ms. Pongtip Puvacharoen, DNA, ONEP, Thailand
Ms. K.A.K. Kasturiarachchi, Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, Sri Lanka


20 October 2005


Development of pipeline of projects – status and bottlenecks:
Lessons Learned from CD4CDM Partner Countries

Session Chair: Dr. Miriam Hinostroza

08:30 – 10:00

Ms. Marina T. Mallare, Klima Climate Change Center, Philippines
Mr. Nguyen Mong Cuong, CD4CDM Team, Vietnam
Mr. Ouk Navann, CD4CDM Team, Cambodia
Mr. Saulet Sakenov, Climate Change Coordination Centre, Kazakhstan


Panel Discussions:
Practical issues in identification and development of CDM projects

Session Chair: Dr. Myung-Kyoon Lee

10:30 –12:00

Mr. Sψren Varming, ECON Analysis, Denmark
Mr. Nimal Perera, Sri Lanka
Ms. Kit Clausen, Royal Danish Embassy, Thailand
Mr. Karsten Holm, Danish Management Group, Thailand
Mr. Anat Prapasawad, Thai Military Bank, Thailand


Capacity building and training and awareness raising:
Experiences of CD4CDM Partner Countries

Session Chair: Dr. Madan Koirala

13:30 –15:00


Dr. Bui Huy Phung, CD4CDM Team, Vietnam
Mr. Chea Chan Thou, CD4CDM Team, Cambodia
Dr. Roberto C. Yap, Klima Climate Change Center, Philippines


Country Experiences: Capacity building – How are developing countries faring
Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Ijaz Hossain

  Mr. Sonam Yangley, National Environment Commission, Bhutan
Mr. Prasetyadi Utomo, Ministry of the Environment, Indonesia
Mr. Battulga Purevdorj, Ministry for Nature and Government, Mongolia
Dr. Madan Koirala, Ministry of Environment, Science and Technology, Nepal
Dr. Syed Sajidin Hussain, Ministry of Environment, Pakistan


21 October 2004


Panel Discussions: Regional Cooperation in
Promoting and Sustaining CDM Initiatives

Session Chair: Ms. Joyceline A. Goco

09:00 – 10:30

Dr. Ashok Sarkar, ADB
Dr. Weerawat Chantanakome, ACE
Prof. Dr. Ijaz Hossain, BUET, Bangladesh
Mr. Kohji Iwakami, UNESCAP



Whence capacity building
Session Chair: Dr. Syed Sajidin Hussain

11:00 –12:00

Ms. Architrandi Priambodo, BP SOLUSI Pt, Indonesia
Ms. Yukimi Shimura, Country Officer, IGES, Japan


Closing Session

Session Chair: Prof. Ram M. Shrestha

11:00 –12:00

Closing remarks by Dr. Romeo Pacudan, URC
Closing remarks by Prof. Sudip K. Rakshit, Vice President, Research, AIT
Vote of Thanks by Prof. S. Kumar