This Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) guidebook was developed with an aim of supporting potential investors and project developers with the basic knowledge on the environment surrounding CDM project development in Papua New Guinea (PNG). In addition to general demographic and climate change mitigation information for PNG, the guide provides country specific information from a practical aspect of identifying and developing CDM projects in PNG under the UNFCCC former arrangement - the Kyoto Protocol. The objective of this booklet is to provide guidance to stakeholders investing in PNG.
Share experiences on enhancing actions prior to 2020 and preparing for implementation of (I)NDCs in each country, in particular, institutional arrangements and involvement of key stakeholders;
Discuss, how each country will engage in national adaptation planning(NAP) processes and the implementation of actions using existing information such as NAPs and the adaptation component of National Communications as well as (I)NDCs;
A sector planning retreat for Forestry was held from the 30th of August to the 1st of September 2017. The retreat focused on working towards developing a strategic direction for support to PNGFA from FCPF 2 and a list of actions that will be included in the REDD+ Finance and Investment Plan (RFIP) that is planned to be partially financed through a request to the Green Climate Fund (GCF).
The RFIP is intended to provide a roadmap of actions that will be required to implement the National REDD+ Strategy and to ensure that there is finance in place to support implementation.
The Climate Change and Development Authority (CCDA) is embarking on a Regional Consultation to discuss how stakeholders can access the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and review the current Climate Change (Management) Act (CCMA), 2015 within the national, sub-national including district and local levels
This first BUR presents an overview of PNG’s national circumstances relevant to climate change, summary results of the inventory of anthropogenic emissions by sources and removals by sinks for years 2000 through to 2015, and also presents information related to identified mitigation actions; constraints and gaps; the financial support received in relation to climate change activities and related financial, technical and capacity needs, including a description of support needed and received; information on national circumstances and institutional arrangements relev
Papua New Guinea's National Climate Change Policy document.
“The diversity, value and importance of our natural environment never ceases to impress me. Yet the level of threats that our unique and fragile ecosystems are facing has also not ceased to concern me. It is for this reason that my officers and I, work tirelessly to ensure that we can have development while maintaining and preserving our strategic natural assets”. Hon. John Pundari MBA, CMG MP
The Climate Change and Development Authority Corporate Plan 2018 – 2022 is the overarching strategic plan that sets the direction of the Authority for the next five years. The organisation invested the last five years (2013- 2017) in establishing a climate chamge policy and legal framework including the strengthening of its’ role as an Authority on climate change and development in Papua New Guinea.
The objectives of the seminar;
The purpose of this training is to assist in developing a country Roadmap for REDD+ MRV. It aims to assist countries understand the concepts and requirements of REDD+ MRV to access carbon base payment and for other national uses. It Ensure that REDD+ countries meet the necessary requirements of REDD+ activities through the REDDcompass with a sensible direction. It also gives individuals taking part in REDD+ activities the clear knowledge on building a sustainable REDD+ MRV that meets the Good Practise Guidance of IPCC reporting principles.
It aimed to provide participants with:
The Consultation Workshop for National Forest Monitoring System Action Plan, Greenhouse Gas inventory, Forest Reference Level for REDD+ in Papua New Guinea was a joint initiative of the Climate Change Development Authority (CCDA), the UNREDD Programme and the European Union held on the 7th and 8th of June, 2016 at the Grand Papua Hotel in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.