1st Reporting Working Group of the Paris Agreement Article 6 Implementation Partnership

April 19th, 2023, from 20:00 to 22:15 JST (11:00 to 13:15 GMT)
April 21st, 2023, from 8:00 to 10:15 JST (April 20th 23:00 to April 21st 1:15 GMT)


  • Exchange information from partner countries and organizations involved in reporting for Article 6
  • Promote the development of a tool for reporting


All partner countries and relevant partner organizations

Agenda of April 19th and 21st (MC: Kentaro Takahashi, IGES)

Time (JST)AgendaSpeakers
19th: 20:00-20:05
21st: 8:00-8:05
IntroductionKazuhisa Koakutsu, MOEJ
Session 1: Information sharing on reporting from partner countries
19th: 20:05-20:20
21st: 8:05-8:20
Introductory presentation on reporting of Article 6

Phillip Eyre, UNFCCC Programme Officer; adobe PDF icon [PDF 249KB]
Video for Session 1 UNFCCC on 19th

Perumal Arumugampillai Kalyani, UNFCCC Manager; adobe PDF icon [PDF 249KB]
Video for Session 1 UNFCCC on 21st

19th: 20:20-21:00
21st: 8:20-9:00
Presentations on the status of and the efforts for reporting

Ousmane Fall Sarr, West African Alliance;
Mirza Shawkat Ali, Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change, Bangladesh; adobe PDF icon [PDF 148KB]
Simon Fellermeyer, Federal Office for the Environment of Switzerland; adobe PDF icon [PDF 512KB]
Video for Session 1 on 19th

Daniel Benefoh, Environmental Protection Agency, Ghana; adobe PDF icon [PDF 442KB]
Christina Figueroa Vargas, Ministry of Environment, Chile;adobe PDF icon [PDF 992KB]
Maiko Uga, MOE, Japan adobe PDF icon [PDF 380KB]
Video for Session 1 on 21st

19th: 21:00-21:10
21st: 9:00-9:10
Q&AAll participants
Session 2: Information sharing on reporting from supporting agencies
19th: 21:10-21:40
21st: 9:10-9:40
Presentations on capacity building for reportingHari Gadde, World Bank adobe PDF icon [PDF 750KB]
Temuulen Murun/Tomohiko Hattori, IGESadobe PDF icon [PDF 790KB]
Susanne Konrad, UNEP-CCCadobe PDF icon [PDF 1MB]
Video for Session 2 on 19th
Video for Session 2 on 21st
19th: 21:40-21:50
21st: 9:40-9:50
Q&AAll participants
Session 3: Discussion of the development of a tool for reporting (Moderator: Kazuhisa Koakutsu, MOEJ)
19th: 21:50-22:00
21st: 9:50-10:00
PresentationSadamitsu Sakoguchi, MOEJ adobe PDF icon [PDF 751KB]
Video for Session 3
19th: 22:00-22:10
21st: 10:00-10:10
DiscussionAll participants
19th: 22:10-22:15
21st: 10:10-10:15
Way forwardMOEJ

Acronyms: MOEJ-Ministry of the Environment, Japan; UNFCCC – United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, UNEP-CCC – UNEP Copenhagen Climate Centre