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CCKIOSK Climate Talk Series
 

 10 years on...success stories in the climate change process

 

Tuesday 07 December

 
Time Date

16:00-16:30

The US Climate Technology Gateway

For the past several years USAID and the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) have been supporting the development of a web site containing information on climate technology efforts. This talk on US-sponsored international climate technology cooperation programs and projects will focus on activities undertaken in partnership with developing and transition countries.

Patricia GARFFER
Climate Change Program Specialist/Mitigation Technology
US Agency for International Development
Global Climate Change Program
USA

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Presentation (410kB)

16:30-17:00

From pipe dreams to pipelines: Getting the first CDM project in Israel going

In the last year Israel has jump started the Israeli carbon market. Two large scale CDM projects are on the fast track to registration. After ratification of the Kyoto protocol by the Israeli government and the establishment of the DNA, Israeli CDM projects will soon attract carbon market investors.

Adi DISHON
Managing Director
EcoTraders
Israel

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Presentation

17:00- 17:30

Recent progress to address Peatland fires in SE Asia

Faizal PARISH
Director
Global Environment Centre
Malaysia

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Presentation (4128 kB)

17:30- 18:00

"Sawdust 2000" Joint Implementation project: A success story in Romania 

Sawdust 2000 is a Joint Implementation project developed in 2003/2004 in 5 small to medium size towns of Romania in cooperation with Denmark. It is a fuel switching project from coal and gas to biomass and the benefits of the project are important both at the local and national level and from the environmental and social point of view.

Vlad TRUSCA
Directorate for Environmental Protection and Waste Management
Ministry of the Environment and Water Management
Romania

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Presentation (149 kB)