Climate change and the Clean Development Mechanism in Indonesia: An appraisal
|Title||Climate change and the Clean Development Mechanism in Indonesia: An appraisal|
|Publication Type||Other Working Paper|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Secondary Title||The Governance of Clean Development Working Paper Series No. 003|
|Keywords||Development, GCD, UEA, working papers|
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.