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15th CLIMATE TECHNOLOGY INITIATIVE (CTI) WORKSHOP: MARKET MECHANISMS FOR CLIMATE ACTION AT THE URBAN LEVEL -Agenda

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WHERE: Schankhalle Pfefferberg, Schönhauser Allee 176, 10119 Berlin
DATE: 7 – 8 May 2015

AGENDA

Thursday, 7 May 2015 
08:30  Registration
09:15 Opening & Welcome
Franzjosef Schafhausen, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), Germany
Session 1 Climate Action in Cities
09:40  Cities as a major target for climate action
Raf Tuts, UN-HABITAT, Nairobi
Presentation
09:55 The potential of market instruments at the city level
Axel Michaelowa, Perspectives, Switzerland
Presentation
10:10 The future of climate action in cities
Lydia
Alexandrina Ondraczek (BMUB), Vera Rodenhoff (BMUB), Raf Tuts (UN-HABITAT), Axel Michaelowa (Perspectives)
Panel discussion
10:30 Coffee break
Session 2  Market Instruments for Climate Action – Where Do We Stand?
11:00  The international climate negotiations before Paris
Frank Wolke, German Emissions Trading Authority (DEHSt) at the Federal Environment Agency (UBA), Germany
Presentation
11:15 Market instruments on the road to Paris – success stories and challenges
Camille Serre, International Carbon Action Partnership (ICAP), Germany Perumal Arumugam, UNFCCC, Bonn
Ingo Puhl, South Pole Group, Thailand
Alexandrina Platonova-Oquab, The World Bank Group, Washington, D.C.
Pedro Barata, GET2C, Portugal.
Presentations
12:30 Assessing the potential of market-based instruments for effective climate action at the urban level
Panel discussion and Q&A
13:00 Group picture
13:15 Lunch break
 Session 3  Urban Initiatives for Climate Change Mitigation
14:15 Market-based mechanisms in the city context
Andreas Nieters, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany/Costa Rica
Jassada Sakulku, Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO) Nopparat Phromin, Thailand Greenhouse Gas Management Organization (TGO)
Petra Opitz, DIW Econ GmbH, Germany Gofir O. Djamalov, Ministry of Economy, Uzbekistan
Presentations
15:30 Learnings from city action
Panel discussion
16:00 Coffee break
 16:30  Support programmes for developing and implementing climate actions at the urban level
Ana Marques, ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, Bonn
Marion Verles, The Gold Standard Foundation, Switzerland
Jacob Halcomb, United Nations Environment Programme – Sustainable Buildings and Climate Initiative (UNEP-SBCI), Paris
Short inputs and roundtable discussion
17:45-18:00 Wrap-up day 1
19:00-21:30 Get-Together Van Loon Restaurantschiff, Carl-Herz-Ufer 5, 10962 Berlin
Friday, 8 May 2015
09:00 Recap of day 1 and agenda for day 2
Session 4 Learning from Real Cases: Experiences from Climate Action in Three Urban Sectors
09:15 Cases from the building sector
Reitumetse Molotsoane, Department of Environmental Affairs, South Africa
Yana Mushkova, National Trust Eco-Fund, Bulgaria
Vitaliy Shmeriga, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany/Ukraine Oleksander Tron, State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy, Ukraine
Case studies
10:15 Scaling up from buildings to the city level
Panel discussion
10:45 Coffee break
11:15 Cases from the transport sector
Telmo de la Cruz, Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones, Peru
J.C. Florentino Márquez Ospina, Ministerio de Transporte de Colombia
SA Verma, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation, India
Stefan Bakker, SloCaT Partnership, Germany
Case studies
12:30 Scaling up from the transport sector to the city level
Panel discussion
13:00 Lunch break
14:15 Cases from the waste sector
Sandhi Eko Bramono, Ministry of Public Works and Housing, Indonesia
Luong Quang Huy, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, Vietnam
Enrico Rubertus, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Germany/India
Case studies
15:15 Scaling up from the waste sector to the city level
Panel discussion
15:45 Coffee break
16:00 Reviewing lessons learnt – the way forward for market mechanisms contributing to more climate actions at the urban level
Short inputs and plenary discussion
16:30 Workshop evaluation
16:45-17:00 Concluding remarks
Lydia Ondraczek, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), Germany