RCC Bangkok is operated in partnership with the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) and supports all countries in the region in identifying and designing CDM projects and offering opportunities to reduce transaction costs. It will work in collaboration with the other Regional Collaboration Centres (RCCs) in Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.
Countries supported: Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Cook Islands, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos People's Democratic Republic, Lebanon, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, Niue, Oman, Palestine, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Qatar, Republic of Korea, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Yemen.
5 - 6 June 2018 - Asia-Pacific Green Investment Meeting Charts Progress on Unlocking Climate Finance
Regional experts gathered in Singapore in June for the first Asia-Pacific Green Investment Catalyst (GIC) and Green Finance Conference to explore how Asian capital markets can be best leveraged to support sustainable and climate-aligned economic growth in the region and launch several facilities and initiatives.
In the lead-up to the conference, RCC Bangkok and partner IGES worked extensively with public and private stakeholders to incubate concepts and prepare deals for financial facilities and initiatives which can tap into capital markets and increase lending for green investments and climate-aligned growth. Read more here>>
21-22 May 2018 - Discussing Mitigation Mechanisms and Climate Finance with Southeast Asian Countries
RCC Bangkok supported a regional training on Mitigation Mechanisms and Climate Finance organized by the Climate Change International Technical and Training Center and held on the 21st and 22nd of May. We delivered presentations on the Paris Agreement and the role of capital markets in climate action to representatives from eight ASEAN countries.
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15 May 2018 - Managing Clean Development Projects