Virtual workshop on enhancing Data Collection and Institutional Arrangements in the AFOLU sector
On the 1st and 3rd December 2020 the PATPA Asia Regional Group hosted the virtual workshop “Enabling transparency in the AFOLU sector: Enhancing Data Collection and Institutional Arrangements”. In addition, a pre-workshop event took place…
Making MRV work: PATPA’s contribution at the Asia-Pacific Climate Week in Bangkok 2019
PATPA co-organized an event on transparency on the final day of the Asia-Pacific Climate Week with about 90 participants. This session aimed to provide insights from countries about challenges, experiences and lessons learnt from the process of establishing MRV systems. It also briefed the audience on the main support programmes available in the region.
Viet Nam´s Law on Environmental Protection under revision
Based on a decision of Viet Nam´s National Assembly, the Ministry for the Environment (MONRE) is currently revising the Law on Environmental Protection (LEP). An important part of this process is updating the chapter on climate change to legalise the requirements resulting from the international climate change framework.
Enhanced Transparency Framework after Katowice
At Asia Pacific Climate Week in Bangkok the "Transparency Workshop", jointly organized by PATPA, FAO and the UNFCCC secretariat, is taking place on 6 September. The workshop aims to socialize the COP 24 outcomes on the enhanced transparency…
Tracking progress on implementing NDCs in Asia
From 24t to 26th April practitioners from developing and developed Asian countries as well as experts from various international organisations gathered in Jakarta, Indonesia, for a regional exchange on country experiences on the topic…
Strengthening MRV capacities and preparing for the Enhanced Transparency Framework in Asia-Pacific
From 28th to 30th March 2018, 34 practitioners from 17 developing and developed countries from the Asian-Pacific region as well as experts from various international organisations gathered in Bangkok, Thailand for a regional exchange on…
Asian countries explore progress on NDC implementation
The Partnership on Transparency in the Paris Agreement together with the Information Matters project organised two sessions during the 2017 Asia Low Emission Development Strategies (LEDS) Partnership Forum, held on 5 and 6 December 2017 in…
Milestone reached for Vietnam’s Greenhouse Gas Inventory for Transport
Transport accounts for 23% of Vietnam’s total energy-based emissions and is highlighted as a focus area in the country’s Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC). As successful implementation of transport climate strategies rests upon the availability of comprehensive data and the application of sound assessment methods for emission reduction potentials, the Vietnamese Ministry of Transport is currently working on developing these.
Countries from Asia and Pacific discuss progress on NDC implementation
From 26 to 27 July 2016 the third Regional Workshop of the International Partnership on Mitigation and MRV took place in Vinh Phuc, Viet Nam. It focused on ‘Unpacking (I)NDCs – identifying, prioritising, planning and implementing mitigation and adaptation measures’.