The 9th Meeting of the ASEAN Working Group on Climate Change (AWGCC)


         During 26-29 June 2018, Dr. Jakkanit Kananurak, Director of CITC and Ms. Chanyaphak Wathanachinda, Technical Expert, joined “The 9th Meeting of the ASEAN Working Group on Climate Change (AWGCC)” in Manila, Philippines organized by ASEAN Secretariat and the participants were from the focal point of each ASEAN member state.



           On 26 June 2018, Director of CITC attended the meeting on “ASEAN Climate Change Partnership Conference 2018: Multi-Stakeholder Engagement and Partnerships for a Climate Resilient ASEAN” to introduce CITC’s activities and facilitate and promote capacity building activities. There were 80 representatives from ASEAN member states and Dialogue Partners such as United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, European Union Mission to ASEAN, Ministry of the Environment, Government of Japan, Norway Mission to ASEAN, German Agency for International Cooperation, etc.


          On 27 June 2018, Director of CITC attended the meeting with Mr.Virender Kumar Duggal and Mr. Christian Ellermann, Experts from Asian Development Bank to introduce CITC’s activities and The 4th CITC Regional Conference 2018 as well as discussion on capacity building activities on Mitigation and Measurement Reporting and Verification for Thailand and ASEAN member states in 2019.



          On 28-29 June 2018, Director of CITC attended The 9th Meeting of the ASEAN Working Group on Climate Change (AWGCC) to present the capacity building activities on behalf of Thailand which TGO/CITC together with Office of Natural Resources and Environmental Policy and Planning, Japan International Cooperation Agency and United Nation Climate Change have organized for ASEAN member states which are:
1) Mitigation Mechanism and Decarbonization for Southeast Asian countries on 21-22 May 2018  2) Climate Finance for Southeast Asian countries on 23-24 May 2018 and 3) Preparation Training Need Assessment for curriculum development as well as the upcoming activities in this year include The 4th CITC Regional Conference 2018 and Side event at COP 24.