CD4CDM Project – Mauritius Second National Workshop 26-27 March 2008, Pailles. Workshop Objectives and Expectations Presented by Mrs D. Lan-NG Director, Department of Environment. Global Warming and Climate Change (Recap) Causes of Global Warming.
Workshop Objectives and Expectations
Mrs D. Lan-NG
Director, Department of Environment
(Baseline and monitoring methodologies for CDM energy efficiency projects)
(Will provide in-depth training on CDM Project Development to people of the Financial sector)
(PV panels, Wind energy, Solar Water Heaters)
(Power bosses, Compact Fluorescent Lamps, Energy efficiency in hotels, Mass Transit system)
(National blending of bio-ethanol with petrol, Biogas from cattle)
(Afforestation/Reforestation of marginal sugarcane plantations)
Aim of Project: To enhance public and private sector capacity to access carbon finance, and to overcome barriers impeding the take-off of a carbon project market in sub-Saharan Africa
Participating Countries: Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, Tanzania and ZambiaRegional CDM Capacity Building Project for Sub-Saharan Africa(UNDP/UNEP Project)
The project will focus on the following elements:
Enhancing public and private sector capacity to develop project proposals, and implement and approve CDM projects.
Building linkages with external investors and carbon credit purchasers.
Identification of investment opportunities for carbon finance projects.
Providing technical assistance to identify/develop appropriate methodologies in relevant sectors (e.g. afforestation / reforestation).
Support the development of projects in nationally-strategic sectors through MDG Carbon FacilityRegional CDM Capacity Building Project for Sub-Saharan Africa(UNDP/UNEP Project)