PROGRAMME

NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON CAPACITY BUILDING FOR

THE CLEAN DEVELOPMENT MECHANISM

Hanoi, 27-28/11/2002 Wednesday, 27/11/2002

Proceedings (Word document)

8:30 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - 9:30

Opening of the Workshop

- Welcoming Statement by Dr. Pham Khoi Nguyen, Deputy Minister of Ministry of Natural Resources & Environment (MONRE)

- Welcoming Statement by Prof. R.M. Shrestha, the leader of the Project team AIT

9:30 - 9:50

Implementation of UNFCCC, Kyoto Protocol and CDM in Vietnam

Dr. Dao Duc Tuan/Mr. Nguyen Khac Hieu, MONRE

9:50 - 10:10

Updated regulation to implement Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) under Kyoto Protocol

MA. Vu Van Mien, Department of International Organization, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

10:10 - 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 - 10:50

Introduction to UNEP/Riso Project on Capacity Building for the CDM

Dr. Subhes C. Bhattacharyya, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

10:50 - 11:15

GHG Market opportunities of Vietnam and Capacity Development requirement

Dr. Nguyen Tien Nguyen & Dr. Nguyen Duc Minh, Research Center for Energy& Environment

11:15 - 12:00

Open forum and Discussion

12:00 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 13:50

Proposal for establishing National Authority on CDM in Vietnam

Dr. Dao Duc Tuan, MONRE & Dr. Bui Huy Phung, National Centre for Natural Science & Technology

13:50 - 14:10

Several issues of Capacity Building for CDM in Research Agencies and Universities

Mr. Nguyen Mong Cuong, Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, MONRE

Dr. Bui Huy Phung, National Centre for Natural Science & Technology

14:10 - 14:30

GEF activities and some issues related to CDM Capacity Development

Dr. Nguyen Van Tai, GEF - Viet Nam Office

14:30 - 15:00

Open forum and Discussion

15:00 - 15:20

Coffee break

 

15:20 - 16:00

 

 

 

Case Studies on development of CDM Project Proposals:

1/ Quang Tri wind power project and needs for capacity development.

2/ Recovering CH4 from landfills

- Experiences in CDM project development

- Development of baseline

- Barriers need to be overcome

1. Dr. Nguyen Tien Nguyen Research Centre for Energy & Environment

2. Dr. Ruud Krijgsman, Ballast Nedam International

16:00 - 16:45

Open forum and Discussion

16:45 - 17:00

Review of the first day

 

 

 

Thursday, 28/11/2002

8:30 - 9:15

 

 

Introduction to planning outline Capacity Development to implement CDM in Vietnam

Dr. Bui Huy Phung, National Centre for Natural Science & Technology and Mr. Nguyen Khac Hieu, MONRE

9:15 - 9:35

Requirements on capacity building for CDM for the Government Agencies and related issues

Dr. Pham Khanh Toan, Energy Institute, Ministry of Industry

9:35 - 10:15

Open forum and Discussion

10:15 - 10:30

Coffee break

10:30 - 11:00

Proposed Plan to implement Capacity Development for CDM Project in the forthcoming period

Dr. Dao Duc Tuan and Mr. Nguyen Khac Hieu, MONRE

11:00 - 12:00

Open forum and Discussion

12:00 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 15:00

Work Plan on Capacity Building for the CDM in Vietnam

(Break out groups)

- Group 1: Topic "Raising awareness; capacity development, possible CDM project portfolio development and international cooperation strengthening "

Chair: Dr. Pham Khanh Toan, co-chair: Mr. Nguyen Khac Hieu

- Group 2: Topic "Formulating legal framework and Institution set up"

Chair: Dr. Dao Duc Tuan, co-chair: Dr. Bui Huy Phung

15:00 - 15:20

Coffee break

15:20 - 16:00

Present results, comments of the two groups to all

16:00 - 16:30

Conclusion and Closure of the Workshop