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Expert meeting
Journalist Training, COM+ 2nd


01:00 - 00:59


Austria - Center - Vienna





Journalist Training, COM+  

Participants at the COM+
Participants at the COM+

Presentations at the Special Program for Journalists UN Preparatory Meetings on Climate Change

Speaker / Theme


Prospects for a Low Carbon World


Global Energy Use from Now to 2030
Barbara Buchner, International Energy Agency, Administrator, Energy, Efficiency and Environment Division

Presentation (717 kB)

New Financial Flows: The UNFCCC's Investment and Financial Flows Project
Maria Netto, Financial and Technical Support Program, UNFCCC

Presentation (90 kB)

The World Bank’s Clean Energy for Development Framework
Joëlle Chassard, Manager, Carbon Finance Unit, the World Bank

Presentation (650 kB)

The Role of the Private Sector
Andrei Marcu, President and CEO, the International Emissions Trading Association, IETA

Presentation (190 kB)

Yoshi Tachibana, Sustainability Advisor to the Board, Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), Energy and Climate Delegate, World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)

Presentation (532 kB)

Other issues key to a post-2012 agreement


Promise of Technology—Solutions?
Bill Kyte, Advisor on Sustainable Development and Climate Change at E.ON, and Chairman of the EURELECTRIC Environment & Sustainable Development Committee.

Presentation (910 kB)

Adaptation – What has to happen?
Ian Noble, World Bank, Olga Pilifosova, Programme Officer with UNFCCC's Adaptation, Technology and Science Programme


The Power of the Market


The Basics: The Carbon Market from A – Z (State and Trends)
Karan Capoor, Senior Financial Specialist, the World Bank, co-author State and Trends of the Carbon Market 2007

Presentation (139 kB)

The Clean Development Mechanism – the Why and How
David Abbass UNFCCC CDM Information Officer

Presentation (1093 kB)

Perspective from the Developing World
Eduardo Reyes, Chair Carbon Finance Host Country Committee

Presentation (1516 kB)

Trading Regimes and Markets


World Bank Experience: Potential of the Flexible Mechanisms
Johannes Heister, Carbon Finance Unit, the World Bank

Presentation (100 kB)

Nick Campbell, Chair, Climate Change Working Group, Business Europe

Presentation (287 kB)

The Voluntary Market
Edwin Aalders, Director, International Emissions Trading Association IETA


What’s at Stake in Bali?


Why the December Conference is so Important: the Status of Negotiations (the launch of negotiations at Bali and what is required for that to happen)
Yvo de Boer, Executive Secretary, UNFCCC

Presentation (890 kB)

A New Vision of Forests


Deforestation - what’s at stake?
Maria Sanz-Sanchez UNFCCC Secretariat, Adaptation, Technology and Science Programme

Presentation (754 kB)

Tackling the Big Issues – New Directions for Carbon Sequestration and Avoided Deforestation
Kevin Conrad, Ambassador and Special Envoy on Environment and Climate Change Permanent Mission of Papua New Guinea to the United Nations; Coalition of Rainforest Nations

Presentation (689 kB)