Presentation on theme: "Capacity Building in National Communications Role of UNEP RISOE CENTRE Presentation at side event on: financial and technical support on NC, Bonn 9 June."— Presentation transcript:
Capacity Building in National Communications Role of UNEP RISOE CENTRE Presentation at side event on: financial and technical support on NC, Bonn 9 June 2003
What financial and technical support can UNEP RISOE provide in support of the preparation of second national communications from non-Annex I countries?
Adapted GHG Abatement Guidelines to address country needs TECHNICAL SUPPORT Reviewed inventories based on IPCC Guidelines for National GHG Inventories Provided technical assistance in preparation of NC
TECHNICAL SUPPORT Undertook abatement costing studies Energy sector studies National case studies Economics of GHG Limitations studies - Energy, agriculture, forestry, waste management, and transport - National studies, Regional studies -Guideline development and application -Expanded cost assessment framework to include local environment, employment, and income distribution
LEAP Offered training to country teams on tools TECHNICAL SUPPORT Developed tools and adapted some GAMCO
TECHNICAL SUPPORT Key outputs from studies u A: Handbook series –Extended Cost Assessment Framework –Sectoral Assessment B: General technical guidelines –Analytical structure: Scenarios, time frame, policy evaluation. –Concepts: Costs, GHG reduction, broader social impacts. –Technical inputs and assumptions: emission factors, technologies etc.
TECHNICAL SUPPORT C: Extended cost assessment –Local air pollution, income distribution, employment. –Case studies including Mauritius and Hungary.
u Capacity Development for CDM -CDM manual -Manual for assessing CDM and sustainable development -Technical material on CDM baseline approaches. -Technical material on CDM legal issues facing host countries. -Technical material on finance and institutional issues. -Recommendations for SD criteria
u - UNEP/Risø case studies and methodological guidelines available at www.risoe.dk/sys-ucc www.risoe.dk/sys-ucc u - Development and Climate Change: www.developmentfirst.org www.developmentfirst.org u - CDM capacity building: www.cd4cdm.org www.cd4cdm.org Summary of Available Material