The ASEAN Working Group on Climate Change (AWGCC) is working on an initiative to develop Guidelines on Facility-level GHG Measurement Reporting for the ASEAN region, with support from the Japan-ASEAN Integration Fund (JAIF).
This initiative is a continuation from the first phase where the Roadmap for Designing Facility Level GHG M&R Guideline for ASEAN Region was published in 2020. Up until now, with the help of focal point of ASEAN Member States (AMS) and technical advisors, the guidelines have been refining through version 1.0 and 1.5, and finally the semi-final version of the guidelines, version 2.0, was released at COP27 in November, 2022.
The objectives of the workshop are:
- To introduce final version guidelines and provide how to use of the guidelines.
- To share comments made during the bilateral consultations by the AMS and technical advisors and expound how the secretariat incorporated the comments and views from experts and focal points of AMS.
- To introduce recommendations on regional voluntary M&R system in energy sector, waste sector and other sectors and identify a potential sectors using M&R guidelines for implementation of pilot project.
- To provide for the private sectors for developing voluntary M&R system and to summarize their motivation for that.