Climate change and the Clean Development Mechanism in Indonesia: An appraisal

TitleClimate change and the Clean Development Mechanism in Indonesia: An appraisal
Publication TypeOther Working Paper
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsDathe, N
Secondary TitleThe Governance of Clean Development Working Paper Series No. 003
KeywordsDevelopment, GCD, UEA, working papers
Abstract

This paper gives an up-to-date overview of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) market in Indonesia. Indonesia is a country that is both an important contributor to global warming as well as one of its primary victims. Some institutional and policy arrangements in Indonesia relevant to climate change are introduced. The main part of this paper is dedicated to the state of play of the Clean Development Mechanism in Indonesia. It elaborates on the Indonesian Designated National Authority (DNA), the country's theoretical potential and the actual situation in the Indonesian CDM market. Selected players and their activities are mentioned; and recent developments in the national CDM market are highlighted, before a short outlook is given.

Institution

UEA

Research Areas

Development