COP24: Side Event (4 Dec, 10:30 - 12:00) and Exhibit Booth

Announcement of UNFCCC COP24 Japan Pavilion Side Event in Katowice, Poland

Scaling up Energy Projects in Asia to Trigger NDC Implementation -Replicating success stories from the JCM and the GCF for applying innovative technologies and finance-

Responding to the need to showcase successful cases of upgrading replicable low-carbon technologies the world over, this event features good practices in Asian countries. The approaches leveraged on sustained investment and finance, triggered by the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM).


Sustainable development is also important in the context of Article 6.2 of the Paris Agreement – cooperative approaches, under which the JCM is articulated. How do we maximize multiple-benefits in project design? Stories will be shared key stakeholders of the JCM and the GCF.



4 December 2018, Tuesday, 10:30 – 12:00



Japan Pavilion, COP24



Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC), Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ)



Key stakeholders of the JCM and GCF



Side Event Flyer


  • Introduction
  • Moderator: Prof. Dr. Kazuhiko Takemoto, President, OECC
  • Presentations
  • “Drawing a land scape of sustainable development and application of low carbon technologies in pre-2020 to post 2020”
  • Dr. Luong Quang Huy, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment(MONRE), Viet Nam
  • “Updating development of the Joint Crediting Mechanism (JCM) and prospects under the Paris Agreement, preparation and demonstrating actions for the Paris Agreement 6.2”
  • Ms. Maiko Uga, Office of Market Mechanisms, Ministry of the Environment, Japan
  • “Experiences with application of Low Carbon Technologies and replication through the JCM”
  • Mr. Edwin Manansang, Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs (CMEA), Indonesia
  • Dr. Paweena Panichayapichet, Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO)
  • “Stories from energy projects contributing to low carbon society in the Partner Countries, JCM and the GCF and others”
  • Mr. Makoto Kato, Principal Researcher, the Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC)
  • Mr. Alnaudov Vladislav, Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC
  • Panel Discussion with Q&A
  • Gaps and Interventions:
  • Panelists will share their prospects of energy-related efforts from now toward post-2020 period, including needs and gaps, and challenges and opportunities. By having recent experiences with the JCM project in the energy sector, participants will discuss what are possible ways to maximize/scaling up benefits offered by the JCM, the GCF and other schemes in the context of NDC implementation.
  • Moderator: Prof. Dr. Kazuhiko Takemoto, President, OECC
  • Panelists: Presenters above will also join as panelists.
  • Closing


Exhibition Booth

OECC will host an exhibition booth and display the recent information related to the JCM and its supporting programs. Accordingly, the electronic publications will be uploaded in the UNFCCC website.



Monday, 3 December – Saturday, 8 December 2018 (1st week of the COP24)



COP24, International Congress Centre (PL: MCK)