• 18
    Oct
    2003
  • 20
    Oct
    2003
Workshop
Workshop on the needs and options of non-Annex I Parties for economic diversification, and on support programmes by Annex II Parties to address these needs

Time:

01:00 - 00:59

Venue:

Tehran

City:

Tehran

Country:

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

18 - 19 October 2003
Tehran, Iran

Background
A workshop was held in Tehran, Iran, on 18 and 19 October 2003, on the needs and options of non-Annex I Parties for economic diversification, and on support programmes by Annex II Parties to address these needs. Discussions focused on the link between economic diversification and sustainable development, and on specific topics relating to the adverse effects of climate change and the impact of the implementation of response measures.

Report of the workshop
Agenda    
Background paper (538 kB)

Presentations
General overview on economic diversification

Presenter

Party/ Organization

 Subject

Ms. Le-Yin Zhang

University College London

Overview on economic diversification (59 kB)

Mr. Mohammad Soltanieh

Iran

Vulnerability of  Iran’s economy to climate change (246 kB)

Economic diversification in the context of the adverse effects of climate change

Presenter

Party/ Organization

 Subject

Ms. Le-Yin Zhang

University College London

Economic diversification as a means to reduce adverse effects (69 kB)

Ms. Njeri Wamukonya

UNEP

Economic diversification in the context of adverse effects of climate change (191 kB)

Mr. Mizan Khan

North South University, Bangladesh

Adaptation to climate change and economic diversification in the LDCs (56 kB)

Ms. Kirsfianti Ginoga

Indonesia  

A note on economic diversification of aforestation and reforestation in Indonesia presentation (40 kB) and paper (132 kB)

Ms. Evelyn Bravo Díaz 

Venezuela 

Economic diversification as an option to minimize the adverse impacts of climate change and response measures (85 kB)  

Mr. Cheng Cui 

China 

Experience and key obstacle on economic diversification (113 kB)

Mr. Kanizio Manyika

Tanzania 

Tanzania's experience on economic diversification (119 kB)  

Economic diversification in the context of the impact of the implementation of response measures

Presenter

Party/ Organization

 Subject

Ms. Le-Yin Zhang

University College London

Impact of response measures and economic diversification (80 kB)

Mr. Ramiro Ramirez

OPEC

An OPEC perspective (320 kB)

Ms. Dunia Chalabi

IEA

Economic diversification in oil producing states (146 kB)

Mr. Ugo Fasano

IMF

Diversification in oil-dependent economies: the experience of the GCC countries(255 kB)

Mr. Samuel Adejuwon

Nigeria 

Economic Diversification: Government initiatives in Nigeria presentation (113 kB) and paper (56 kB)

Mr. Azhari Ahmed and Mr. Ayad Hamid Hussona 

Qatar

Profile of Qatar’s macroeconomy with emphasis on efforts to diversify the oil
and gas industrial sector presentation (60 kB) and paper (191 kB)

Mr. Ismael Concha 

Colombia 

Colombian experience in economic diversification in the framework of the Kyoto Protocol presentation (60 kB) and paper (130 kB)

Support programmes by Annex II Parties to address developing country needs for economic diversification

Presenter

Party/ Organization

 Subject

Mr. Andrea Marroni

Italy

Programmes for economic diversification in Non–Annex I Parties (375 kB)

Mr. Hiroki Suemori

Japan

Japan’s support programmes in economic diversification of developing countries presentation (361 kB) and paper (690 kB)

Language:

English